Free range poultry farming

Hadija Abdulahi

Nairobi, Kenya

100% repaid



Hadija Abdulahi

Member since

November 2013

On-time repayments

167 installments  •  98%

About Me

Hello my name is Hadija Abdulahi, I was born in Nairobi but my family later moved to Nanyuki, where my mother lives to date. Growing up, my father was a civil servant, he instilled entrepreneurial skills in us.

I am married with two kids.
I live in Machakos with my son who is 5 years and daughter who is 3years.
Currently my husband lives in Mombasa because of his work, we opted not to move with him so that I can be able to manage our poultry farm in Machakos (1 hour drive away).

I was initially employed but I had to quit when I conceived to take care of our children.

I am so grateful to Zidisha platform and it's members because from day one when I started cooking homemade donuts and other snacks as a business to poultry farm to ice Popsicle business and now to building my own shop, zidisha has always been there for me and my family.

My Business

Kiasa General Supplies

This shop was built with help from husband and my Zidisha family.

When we started this shop, we had an idea of providing basic everyday commodities at an affordable price range. Most of my neighboours live on a hand to mouth kind of life. So at Kiasa General Supplies we package our items from as low as Ksh. 10.

Loan Proposal

When I get this loan, $150 will be used construct a bigger coop that will be able to house the 36 chicks plus their hens especially now that the cold season is coming, $20 will be vaccines for the chicks to protect them from common diseases and the remaining balance of about $145 will go to feeds.

I will be able to repay this loan with the profits from my donuts sales.

Dear lenders this is my second loan application, the increase in profits will enable me realize my dream of owning donuts and pastries shop and I will organic eggs in my donuts which is an added advantage.

Kindly fund this venture and make my dreams valid

Thank you






Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Jun 2, 2014

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

10 months

Cost to entrepreneur

Lender interest: $218.67 at 1.25% annual rate over 10 months = $2.26

Service fee: $6.46



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Matching Fund

Sterling, United States

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