Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Agnes, 58, is married and the mother of six children who are all in school. For the past eight years she has run a store. She started it with her own money which she had saved from her previous work. Little by little she has invested in her store. She says that business has been going very well. She makes a profit every day and has regular customers.

Agnes is applying for a 50,000 KES loan from Yehu to buy rice, sugar, beans, soap, beverages and bags of wheat flour with the objective of adding more products to her inventory. She hopes to increase sales and so make more in profits.

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
  • 514
    View loans »
    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,344,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 87.6
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Agnes to buy more food to sell in her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 18, 2013
Feb 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014