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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Gradual Loans From Mfis And Ideal For Development

Nancy mwangi is a friend of mine who operated an enterprize in kisumu. She managed to get credit from KAMADEP a local organization that supported her with gradual loans. She first borrowed ksh 10,000 which she invested and manged to repay within 6 months.She then borrowed 50,000 shillings which she again invested in her kerosine business she manged to repay within a year. As we speak, she is running a small petrol station that she expanded from a loan she borrowed from KAMADEP. Her future is bright.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Kazi Mashambani Develoipment Project(Kamadep)

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Mwinyala, Kakamega, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
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