A loan of $600 helped to purchase spare parts for his matatu.


Charles's story

Charles Mbogo is a 22-year-old matatu (privately opened minibus) operator in Mshomoroni, Mombasa. He is single and has been operating this business for the past three years. He is doing great. Charles was introduced to Kiva partner KADET and this is his second loan to finance his business. He plans to purchase spare parts for his matatu and use the anticipated profits to buy another vehicle. He plans to own several matatus in the future.



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