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Samwel is fifty years old. He is married to Priscilla and they are blessed with five children aged twenty, eighteen, sixteen, fourteen and twelve years old. He practices farming, a business he ventured into four years ago and earns a monthly income of KES 15,000.

He has requested his fourth loan of KES 40,000 to purchase fertilizer, seeds and herbicides for the planting season. The anticipated profit will aid him educate his children.

He hopes to continue farming and become a great farmer in his village.

Additional Information

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About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 824
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $46,969,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.0
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Samwel to purchase seeds, fertilizer and herbicides.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 17, 2012
May 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2012