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Salama is married and blessed with two children. They live at their own house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and medical expenses.

She operates a clothes-selling business, selling women’s and gents’ suits in a shop. She cites seasonality and stiff competition from other clothes operators to be her major challenges.

With the KES 40,000, Salama wants to purchase bales of clothes for resale at her business. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.

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
  • 543
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $49,761,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.9
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Salama to purchase bales of clothes for resale at her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 27, 2013
Jul 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014