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A loan of $1,175 helped to repair desk and classrooms.


Lilian's story

Lillian is 28 years old, married to Macharia, and together they have three children. She has had a primary school for the last 10 years, from which she earns a monthly income of 78,500 Kenyan Shillings (KES).

She is borrowing her second loan from KADET Ltd of 100,000 KES. She will use the funds to repair desks and classrooms. She plans to use the anticipated profit to construct more classrooms.

Her hopes and dreams are to make the school a center of excellence.



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