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Martin is a married man with five children. All of his kids attend school, which is the reason that he works so hard. He owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water.

Martin has operated a vegetable stall business from home for the past five years, selling to passers-by and neighbors. He cited seasonality and theft as his greatest challenges.

With the 40,000 KES he wants to purchase sacks of vegetables, potatoes, tomatoes and onions. His dream is to see his children get a better education and become important people in the society.

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
  • 381
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,248,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 83.9
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Martin to purchase sacks of vegetables, potatoes, tomatoes and onions.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 2, 2013
Apr 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014