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Mwamvumbo, 43, is married and has six children. He lives with all of his family in Tiribe which is in Coast Province, Kenya. Mwamvumbo describes himself as a tranquil, unassuming person with a desire for self-improvement.

He works as a retailer and sells mattresses. This is the second loan he has asked for from Yehu. He will use it to buy more mattresses which will help him increase his merchandise and meet his customer demands. This business helps Mwamvumbo to increase his income which helps him support his family. His dream is to stay in business with his family and, in the future, be able to open more businesses.

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
  • 426
    View loans »
    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,344,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.9
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Mwamvumbo to buy more mattresses for re-sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 30, 2012
Dec 11, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2014