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Nafaa, aged 36 years, is a widow and a mother of three children; all attend school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

Nafaa operates a kerosene-selling business, selling from home to her village. She faces a major challenge of delayed payments by those who purchase on credit. She dreams of expanding to a wholesale shop to increase her monthly income.

With the loan of Kshs 10,000, she wants to purchase 120 litres of kerosene for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to improve her living standard.

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
  • 611
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $49,786,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 83.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Nafaa to purchase 120 litres of kerosene for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 25, 2013
May 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014