Maps, books, etc. for scouting training business

Nelson Guy

Kahawa Wendani, Kenya

50% repaid



Nelson Guy

Member since

December 2014

On-time repayments

99 installments  •  28%

About Me

I am happily married with two children a boy and a girl ,I grew up in Kahawa Barracks and all my life lived in KahawaWendani area,I went to Kahawa Garrison primary school and later joined Naki High school,later I did a course in vehicle panel beating and spraying,I also undertook another course at kabete Technical institute in Life Skill Training all my life I have been a scout and now am the Kasarani Region Scout leader,I like to spend time with my family going for picknicks and riding bikes I alos like to play football so to keep fit.

My Business

My business involve training young children on basic scouting skillslike marching,hiking,conserving the environment and alos to be self independent and learn how to cook,bake and even prepere lands for planting and also know different types of plants,from the profits I get here I support my family and the rest I save.

Loan Proposal

I would like to buy books,maps,charts,marking pens,rulers and compass for my business,this will cost an amount of [email protected],000 that will sustain me through out the first term when schools open in January 2015,with the funds from Zidisha I plan to add to my savings and buy these stationery that will sustain me through the term.this will allow me to save alot since buying at small scale cost alot while if i manage to get the stationery at wholesale price it is much cheaper,this will alow me to save up 70% on stationery and thus my profits will increase by a good rate so repaying the loan will not be a problem since I will have plenty to save and pay my loan well.






Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Dec 22, 2014

Repayment status


Projected term

23 months

Cost to entrepreneur

Lender interest: $100.18 at 2.63% annual rate over 23 months = $5.06

Service fee: $7.12



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