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Total loan: $350
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Lena

Kenya
Eldoret, Kenya / Charcoal Sales

A loan of $350 helped to buy more charcoal to sell to her customers.


Lena's story

Lena is 50 years old, single and the mother of three children who range in age from 6 to 26 years old. For the last 10 years, she has earned a living by selling charcoal. She is applying for a loan for KES 30,000 to buy more charcoal to sell. This loan will allow her to expand her business, improve her family's living standards and pay her children's school fees. Her dream for the future is to eradicate poverty in her family and to expand her business.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: January 11, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Kenya

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: January 11, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Kenya