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Rehema is a married mother of four children. She resides with her husband in Kisauni, Coast Province, Kenya. She has been running a dressmaking shop for more than seven years, earning approximately 200 KES per day. Her husband is a plumber and he contributes to the family's basic needs with his earnings. Her child is still in her care and in school.

In order to improve her business, Rehema is requesting a loan of 15,000 KES to purchase more cloth to produce more clothes to sell. By doing so, she will earn more income to support the family. In the future, she would like to expand her business and help her children earn bachelor’s degrees.

Additional Information

About Yehu Microfinance Trust

This loan is administered by Yehu Microfinance Trust, which was founded in 1998 as a project of CHOICE Humanitarian Kenya. In July 2007, Yehu became a separate entity from CHOICE and was registered as a trust. Since then, Yehu has expanded to cover over half of Kenya’s 13 coastal districts.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 363
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,212,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 84.0
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Rehema to purchase more cloth to produce more clothes to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 31, 2012
Aug 23, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2013