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Update on Moses

Moses is 27 years old and married with one child. He sells motor vehicle spare parts to earn a living. He has been in the business for two years and has employed one person. He describes his business environment as busy because he has many customers who visit him regularly. Since he joined Faulu Kenya, he has been able to improve his business and hopes to be financially stable in the future. He has applied for 70,000 Kenya Shillings to buy motor vehicle spare parts to sell

Previous Loan Details

Moses is a focused business man aged 27 and married. For the last two years, he has been doing vehicle repairs and selling spare parts. He has retained his business because of his hard work and determination. In the next 5 years, he wants to expand his business. He is requesting a loan of 25,... More from Moses's previous loan »

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About Faulu Kenya

Faulu Kenya aims to empower Kenyans by providing relevant financial solutions. Faulu is a sustainable and profitable microfinance institution that offers savings and credit services to over 225,000 Kenyans. Faulu recently became the first MFI in Kenya to be licensed as a Deposit-Taking Micro-Finance Company, which will enable Faulu to better serve its clients.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 369
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,299,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 82.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD