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Nigongo is a married woman with two children who both attend school. She owns a house that has no electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

She operates a kiosk business, selling household consumables of wheat flour, maize flour, and sugar from home to her neighbours and passersby. She faces a major challenge of stiff competition in her business. Her dream is to establish a wholesale shop business in the near future.

With the KES 30,000 loan, she wants to purchase a stock of wheat flour, maize flour, sugar, and rice. 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
  • 565
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $49,768,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.6
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Nigongo to purchase a stock of wheat flour, maize flour, sugar, and rice.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 21, 2014
Apr 16, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2015