Addition of one more computer in my cyber

Lydia Mwakwida

Nairobi, Kenya

40% repaid



Lydia Mwakwida


Nairobi, Kenya

On-time repayments

19 weekly installments  •  100%

About Me

My name is Lydia Mwakwida, I am a business lady married with 3 children. I hail from coastal region of Kenya. I did both primary and secondary Education in Coast region. My father before his demise was a business man. He introduced me greatly to business as I was her favorite daughter. He had a registered business and a farm. In my teen years I would accompany him when he does direct sales hence my learning in interpersonal relationship with clients. I did my college training in Nairobi where I got married, me and my husband later agreed that as a couple we should not go for formal employment. That is about 14 years ago I have been in running our family business. My business started small with little support from members of family. The business has had its shares of trouble like wrong partnership, business doors closed because of rent problems but we thank God we have overcome all

My Business

I operate a cyber cafe as the main business, the activities include printing, browsing, Photocopying, scanning, Internet services. Others side activities are selling popcorn, selling exercise books. My typical costs are rental, my assistant wages and cost of buying stocks. The proceeds from the business I use in paying school fees, my rental house and supporting my extended family

Project Proposal

The disbursed funds will be used to buy one more computer in the cyber, at the moment am running short of computers for browsing, two computers were lent to my shop the owner is supposed to pick them and another computer awaiting repair. from the computer browsing earnings will be consistent after giving out lend computers





Project Info

Project Type

Pay It Forward

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Sep 13, 2021

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: 5% of $126.70 = $6.33


Paul Buchheit

Mountain View, United States

William Mwendwa

Nairobi, Kenya



Fullerton, United States

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Amount repaid


Amount remaining


Expected completion

Nov 27, 2021


Repaying on time

Installment amount


Next installment

Oct 23, 2021

Repayment History

Expected Payments Actual Payments
Sep 25, 2021 $12.67 Sep 26, 2021 $12.67
Oct 2, 2021 $12.67 Oct 3, 2021 $12.67
Oct 9, 2021 $12.67 Oct 9, 2021 $12.67
Oct 16, 2021 $12.67 Oct 16, 2021 $12.67
Oct 23, 2021 $12.67
Oct 30, 2021 $12.67
Nov 6, 2021 $12.67
Nov 13, 2021 $12.67
Nov 20, 2021 $12.67
Nov 27, 2021 $12.67