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Charles is 30 years old, married to Isabella and is blessed with a four-year-old son. He owns a service shop where he charges batteries and mobile phones for a fee. He started this business two years ago and earns a monthly income of 31,000 KES.
Charles has requested his first loan of 30,000 KES to purchase another battery-charging machine. The anticipated profits will help him repay his loan. He dreams of being successful through his loans from Kiva partner, KADET.

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About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 458
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,344,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 83.0
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Charles to purchase a new battery-charging machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 10, 2012
May 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2012