Wholesale of polythene bags of different sizes

Purity Sidi Kalama

Ongata Rongai, Kenya

100% repaid

Entrepreneur

Name

Purity Sidi Kalama

Member since

June 2014

On-time repayments

235 installments  •  46%

About Me

I am a Kenyan citizen from a family of 7 children (3 girls and 4 boys), am the second born child to Mr. and Mrs. Boniface Kalama currently living and working in Mtwapa - Kilifi County. am married to Mr. Jimmy Musembi from Mariakani and with him i have one child - Michael Muthami. i attended Shimo -la- tewa primary school and later joined St. Teresa secondary school for my secondary education. it was at TEAAC that i received my diploma in aeronautical engineering after studying for 3 years. i currently work for MAF-Kenya as a technical records personnel.

My Business

After getting my first baby, my expenses went up, I had to get a house-help - because am a full time employee - plus relative and friends come visiting once in a while to see the baby. My monthly expenditure kept on going up, but unfortunately my salary did not go up in the same proportion. I decided it is time to start a business to supplement my salary. I thought of starting a business which I can manage with the little time I have - that is when am not at work, and something that is not perishable and not bulky - that can fit well in my house without necessarily having to rent a place - I decided to start selling polythene bags. I have a business Idea!!!! I even have orders..!!! where do I get the capital?? I approached a friend of mine to help me raise the capital....and guess what??? she introduced me to ZIDISHA, what perfect timing??!!
I intend to repay the loan that ZIDISHA will avail to me using my salary until the business starts earning enough profit to sustain itself. I have my trust on ZIDISHA to make my dream of starting my own business a reality.

Loan Proposal

I intend to use the loan that ZIDISHA will avail to me as capital to start selling polythene bags of different sizes and i will repay the loan using my monthly salary until the business starts earning enough profit to sustain itself. I have my trust on ZIDISHA to make my dream of starting my own business a reality.

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Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount

$150.33

Date disbursed

Jul 23, 2014

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

9 months

Cost to entrepreneur

Lender interest: $150.33 at 9.37% annual rate over 9 months = $11.11

Service fee: $4.24

Lenders

investor

Candiac, Canada

SeeMeeFi

Ontario, Canada

yosefchayim

Bournemouth, United Kingdom

JillV

Corning, United States

Bobrm2k3

Charleston, United States

Stefano Bertolo

Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Sarasota

Sarasota, Fl, United States

W

wiwillia

Milbrae, United States

Matching Fund

Sterling, United States

tricia190

Liverpool, United Kingdom

J

jayne62

Australia

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Summary

Amount repaid

$167.91

Amount remaining

$0.00

Date repaid

May 6, 2015

Status

Fully repaid

Repayment History

Expected Payments Actual Payments
Aug 1, 2014 $5.60 Aug 1, 2014 $5.60
Aug 8, 2014 $5.60 Aug 8, 2014 $5.60
Aug 15, 2014 $0.21 Aug 8, 2014 $0.21
Aug 22, 2014 $1.16 Aug 15, 2014 $1.16
Aug 29, 2014 $1.16 Aug 22, 2014 $1.16
Sep 5, 2014 $1.16 Aug 29, 2014 $1.16
Sep 12, 2014 $1.16 Sep 6, 2014 $1.16
Sep 19, 2014 $1.16 Sep 13, 2014 $1.16
Sep 26, 2014 $1.16 Sep 20, 2014 $1.16
Oct 3, 2014 $1.16 Sep 26, 2014 $1.16
Oct 10, 2014 $1.16 Oct 3, 2014 $1.16
Oct 17, 2014 $1.16 Oct 13, 2014 $1.16
Oct 24, 2014 $1.16 Oct 20, 2014 $1.16
Oct 31, 2014 $1.16 Oct 24, 2014 $1.16
Nov 7, 2014 $1.16 Nov 1, 2014 $1.16
Nov 14, 2014 $1.16 Nov 8, 2014 $1.16
Nov 21, 2014 $1.16 Nov 14, 2014 $1.16
Nov 28, 2014 $1.16 Nov 23, 2014 $1.16
Dec 5, 2014 $1.16 Nov 28, 2014 $1.16
Dec 12, 2014 $1.16 Dec 20, 2014 $1.16
Dec 19, 2014 $1.16 Dec 20, 2014 $1.16
Dec 26, 2014 $1.16 Dec 20, 2014 $1.16
Jan 2, 2015 $1.16 Dec 20, 2014 $1.16
Jan 9, 2015 $1.16 Dec 20, 2014 $1.16
Jan 16, 2015 $1.16 Jan 7, 2015 $1.16
Jan 23, 2015 $1.16 Jan 7, 2015 $1.16
Jan 30, 2015 $1.16 Jan 7, 2015 $1.16
Feb 6, 2015 $1.16 Feb 5, 2015 $1.16
Feb 13, 2015 $1.16 Feb 16, 2015 $1.16
Feb 20, 2015 $1.16 Feb 16, 2015 $1.16
Feb 27, 2015 $1.16 Feb 26, 2015 $1.16
Mar 6, 2015 $1.16 Feb 26, 2015 $1.16
Mar 13, 2015 $1.16 Feb 26, 2015 $1.16
Mar 20, 2015 $1.16 Mar 28, 2015 $1.16
Mar 27, 2015 $1.16 Mar 28, 2015 $1.16
Apr 3, 2015 $1.16 Apr 26, 2015 $1.16
Apr 10, 2015 $1.16 Apr 26, 2015 $1.16
Apr 17, 2015 $1.16 Apr 26, 2015 $1.16
Apr 24, 2015 $0.00
May 1, 2015 $0.00
May 8, 2015 $115.79 May 6, 2015 $115.79

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