Total loan: $500

Misiani Zone Shg Group

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Tala, Machakos County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy fertilizer for increased production hence increased income to provide food and clothing her family.

Misiani Zone Shg Group's story

The lady raising her hand in the photo is Mbeke. She is 71 years old, married and blessed 9 children. She is a member of Misiani Zone SHG group which joined Hand in Hand Eastern Africa in the year 2016 and has benefited from enterprise development and financial management training. She does maize and vegetable farming. She is borrowing a Kiva loan to buy fertilizer and farm tools. She hopes this will increase her production hence increasing her income. She will therefore use the anticipated income to provide food and clothing for her family. She is grateful to Kiva and their lenders for the financial support and promises to repay promptly.