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Abraham is 60 years of age, married to Jennifer, and blessed with three children between the ages of 18 and 35 years. He owns a timber yard which he opened one year ago and earns a monthly income of KES 20,000.

He has requested a loan worth KES 75,000 to purchase timber, firewood and poles. The profit from his earnings would be ploughed back to his business as well as improve the well being of his family.

His dream is to see his business grow bigger and bigger. This is his third loan.

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  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 512
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,344,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 84.3
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Abraham to purchase timber, firewood and poles for sale in his timber yard.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 20, 2012
May 18, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 18, 2013