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Dancun

Glabal crafts

Kisumu, Kenya

Personal Story

I grew up at Nyalunya sublocation in Kisumu county. I am still living there and sometimes the life is so hard.

Business Description

My business is in doing water hyacinth products. The challenge is that when its rains the hycinth ropes turns black and sometimes it can migrate to another place. Sometimes I have less customers.

My dream is that my business will be the best in Kisumu county.

What is the purpose of this loan?

The loan will boost my business and have a better life for my family. This loan will help me to buy more rope so that I don't have the challenges of ropes during the rainy season.

Dancun's loan is endorsed by Kisumu Innovation Center Kenya (KICK). The information below explains why her trustee thinks Dancun is a great candidate for a Kiva Zip loan.
How long have you known this person?

More than 5 years

Tell us about your relationship with this borrower.

Has been involved with the weaving of furniture for a considerable duration of time

Tell us about this borrower's personality and character, and why you are endorsing him or her for a Kiva Zip loan.

Pleasant personality and has the weaving craft at heart. Is also capable of repaying the loan.

Tell us about this borrower's business, and why you believe a Kiva Zip loan will contribute to his or her success.

Dancun has been involved in the utilization of water hyacinth that is a weed chocking Lake Victoria and providing him with this loan will mean that he will be able to work with many more around the lake area

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A loan of $125 helps me to buy more rope for my business

Disbursed Aug 27, 2013
Repayment Term:
12 weekly payments
Grace Period:
N/A
Listed:
Aug 21, 2013
Disbursed:
Aug 27, 2013
Paying Back:
Aug 27, 2013
Ended:
Nov 12, 2013

About Glabal crafts

Industry:
Arts / Crafts
Years in Operation:
1 year - 3 years
Badges:
Badge_repayment_gold_smallBadge_connectedness_gold_small

What are Borrower Badges?

Borrower Badges are a system designed to recognize and reward borrowers’ engagement with the Kiva Zip website.

There are two types of badges that are tiered like medals: Gold, Silver and Bronze.

  1. 'Repayment badges' are awarded for the on-time repayment of loans.
  2. 'Connectedness badges' are awarded for engagement with the Kiva Zip website.

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This loan is endorsed by

Trustee Type:
Social Enterprise
Location:
Kisumu, Kenya
Badges:
Badge_repayment_gold_small Badge_connectedness_silver_small
On Zip Since:
Jan 30, 2013
(15 months)
Loans Endorsed:
51
Total Value:
$11,250
Fundraising/Raised:
2
Paying on Time:
14
Paying Back Late:
1
Repaid in Full:
34
Defaulted:
0
Repayment Rate:
100%
Why are you endorsing Dancun?

Pleasant personality and has the weaving craft at heart. Is also capable of repaying the loan.

What are Trustee Badges?

Trustee Badges are a system designed to recognize and reward trustees’ engagement with the Kiva Zip website.

There are two types of badges that are tiered like medals: Gold, Silver and Bronze.

  1. 'Repayment badges' are awarded for the on-time repayment of loans.
  2. 'Connectedness badges' are awarded for engagement with the Kiva Zip website.
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