Buy fresh fish to fry and sell


Ugenya, Kenya

Funds disbursed

$0 to go

100% funded of $66 goal


days left




Member since

January 2018

On-time repayments

20 installments  •  50%

About Me

iam a young man born in a family of 4 .iam the first born in our family .my mum is a primary school teacher .i have faced a lot of challenges after my mum and dad separated in marriage while i was still very mother has suffered to educate us.iam now 24 years of age. i have studied upto university level but ..did not manage to get a job i graguated from maseno university with absc degree in social science but have not got a job.i decided to begin a small business in fishing industry which my mum gave me capital to support my siblin gs who are in school since my mums salary can not support all the needs of the family.

My Business

My business deals with fish .my home is near kisumu county which has lake victoria.i therefore go to kisumu 3 times in a .week to buy fish in whole sale.Ithen transport the fish to the different towns bordering kisumu like kericho and kakamega.i sell to vendors who then retail the fish after deepfrying them in oil.I buy the fish @50ksh per piece which is 0.5dollar i purchase 1000 pieces per session at 5000ksh which is 50 dollars and i purchase 3 times in a week .i use 15000ksh which is 150 dollars and sell @piece at 100ksh one dollar hence 300 dollars in a week in amonth i make 60000 ksh which is 600 dollars after deductions i remain with a profit of 450 dollars which i use to support buy food fees for my siblings

Loan Proposal

I will buy fresh fish medium size at 1dollar each after frying I sell at 2.5 dollars I will buy 60medium fish after costing 65 dollars after frying and selling I will get 162 dollars my profit will be 100 dollars instant that will help me pay fees for my sibling who is right now at home due to lack of fees





Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Aug 13, 2018

Repayment status


Projected term

2 weeks



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