Florence is a very aspiring woman who wants to protect the future of her children and grandchildren. Hence, she is putting extra efforts into farming so that she can make ends meet.
Florence is seeking funds to build a greenhouse on her piece of land and with the greenhouse, her crops will have controlled environmental conditions that are ideal for crops to grow healthy. With the loan, Florence will increase her supply of tomatoes and she will be assured of more income.
Being a mother in Africa is very challenging and accessing funds is so hard but with institutions such as Juhudi Kilimo and Kiva, Florence is assured of realizing her dream.
Florence has undergone training on how to save the income generated from the greenhouse and she is much disciplined with finances. She is sure that through the loan, she will have permanent life change.
Profits from the greenhouse will allow Florence to improve her living conditions and assure her grandchildren of a good and secure future.
More information about this loan
Juhudi Kilimo works with small-holder farmers in Kenya to finance purchases of dairy cows, chickens, agricultural equipment, and other assets that create immediate cash flow. Many of the assets are insured to prevent devastating business losses, and targeted technical assistance is provided to farmers. This loan will provide an income generating agricultural activity for small-holder farmers to improve their standard of living.
Important InformationTo facilitate a partnership between Kiva and Juhudi Kilimo, K-Rep Group (Juhudi Kilimo’s 100% owner) has guaranteed Kiva funds in the event of institutional default. Lenders should be aware that the risk of borrower default remains borne by the lender.
About Juhudi Kilimo:
Juhudi Kilimo is a for-profit social enterprise working with small-holder farmers in Kenya to finance purchases of dairy cows, chickens, agricultural equipment, and other assets that create immediate cash flow. Many of the assets are insured to prevent devastating business losses, and targeted technical assistance is provided to farmers, from agricultural training to basic book keeping and local market research.
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