Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Rachael is a 40-year-old married woman with three children. She describes herself to be diligent.

Rachael operates a farm where she grows coffee, tea and bananas. She has been involved in this business for five years. Her business is located in an area ideal for farming. She describes her biggest business challenge to be inadequate capital.

She will use the 10,000 KES loan to buy fertilizer and other farm supplies. Her business goal is to be stable within five years. This is her third loan with SMEP DTM.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of SMEP's effort to empower small to medium-scale farmers in Kenya, where agriculture employs more than 75% of the work force. SMEP loans support a range of agricultural needs, including livestock, egg production, and farm inputs such as fertilizer, seeds, animal feeds, vaccination and farm equipment. Loan terms are structured around the maturity of the crop and/or the payback period of the inputs purchased. By supporting this loan you are helping farmers increase their production capacity, employ others and contribute to food security in the country.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 822
    View loans »
    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,889,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 87.1
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Rachael to buy fertilizer and other farm supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 22, 2014
May 9, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2015