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The desire to improve is one of this man’s most important dreams. He lives with his family in a house he owns in the town of Likoni.

Chikophe works selling household items like utensils, among others. He sells from place to place and has many customers that prefer his items for their quality, affordable prices and above all for his quick service. He’s an active, enterprising man who is dedicated to his work and who has many goals he wants to reach. He’s working hard to attain a more prosperous future for his family. He feels very happy with his business but knows that he has to make it grow if he’s to rise out of poverty.

Chikophe is asking for this loan to purchase merchandise like plates, mugs, jewelry, etc.

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
  • 569
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $49,768,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.5
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Chikophe to purchase merchandise like plates, mugs, jewelry, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 25, 2012
Nov 15, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013