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Thomas, age 32, is married to Jastiner who is also in business and together they have two children aged three and four. He operates a retail shop where he sells items like cakes, detergents, tea leaves, sugar, maize and wheat flour, and rice among other food items. He has been running this business for eight years and he finds the business profitable.

This is the first loan he is getting with KADET and he intends to use it to buy 10 bales of wheat flour, 220 Kgs of salt, 10 bales of Maize flour.

He wishes that his business would grow such that he would open a supermarket in the future.

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  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 408
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,225,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 83.6
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Thomas to buy 10 bails of wheat flour, 220 kgs of salt, and 10 bails of Maize flour.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 15, 2011
May 6, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 16, 2011