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Total loan: $200

Lydiah

Eldoret, Rift Valley, Rift Valley, Kenya / Food

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A loan helped to buy different varieties of cereals such as lentils, cow peas and rice to sell in the local market and generate profits to care for her family.


Lydiah's story

The biggest challenge that affects smallholder farmers in Kenya is the lack of reliable credit sources. Farmers like Lydiah, pictured in this photo, have big dreams for their life but are limited by the lack of funds to implement their ideas. Lydiah is a hardworking farmer who hails from a remote village in the Eldoret County of Kenya. Out of the need to satisfy the basic needs of her family, Lydiah chose to venture into farming. Thanks to her efforts, Lydiah has been able to scale up the heights of her children's prosperity and meet their educational needs. Lydiah has always wanted to start a cereal business in her local market. She is requesting a loan to buy cereals. She intends to buy different varieties of cereals such as lentils, cow peas and rice to sell in the local market. In Eldoret, the cereal business is one of the most profit-generating businesses since the demand for cereals is always on the rise. Because of the good relationship she has with her neighbors, Lydiah plans to increase her market by proper marketing in her own village. You can help this woman achieve her dreams with this loan, which will surely bring enormous changes in her life.