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Mwanarusi is a married woman with no children. She lives at her own house that neither has piped water nor electricity.

Mwanarusi has operated a beauty salon business for the past four years. Her potential customers are women. She dreams of earning more income and building her own house in the future.

With the KES 15,000, she wants to purchase braids, weaves, hair chemicals, hair oil, shampoos, and hair conditioners. She decided to join Yehu to get financial support to improve 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
  • 544
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $49,761,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 87.5
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Mwanarusi to purchase braids, weaves, hair chemicals, hair oil, shampoos and hair conditioners.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 29, 2013
Sep 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014