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Beatrice is a married woman. She has 6 children with ages ranging from 9 months to 14 years. She describes herself to be a quiet and polite woman. She operates a retail business where she sells charcoal. She has been involved in this business for 4 years. Her business is located within housing estates and her primary customers are residents from the estates. She describes her biggest business challenge to be stiff competition within the area.

Beatrice will use the Kes 20,000 loan to buy more charcoal to sell. Her business goal is to start a new business of running a restaurant within 5 years. She hopes that in the future, she will run a big hotel. Beatrice runs a food stall which increases her business income.

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  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 572
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  • $49,820,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 84.2
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Beatrice to buy more charcoal to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 15, 2012
Aug 31, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013