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Otuma is 35 years old, married to Leperon, and has been blessed with five children that he supports. For the last six years, he has been a wheat farmer in the Naitupaki area, getting a monthly income of KES 40,000.

With a third loan of KES 40,000 from Kenya Agency for Development of Enterprise and Technology (KADET), Otuma intends to acquire farm inputs for better yields. He will also be able to hire a tractor to plow his land.

Otuma plans to use the anticipated profits to increase his farm acreage. His future dream is to have a sustainable business.

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  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 1069
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $47,240,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.7
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Otuma to buy farm inputs and hire a tractor.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014