Total loan: $800


Kenyenya, Kisii County, Kenya / Agriculture

Siliphiah's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy farm inputs, such as fertilizer and seeds, to improve her crop production, using the profits to support her family.

Siliphiah's story

Siliphiah is a repeat Kiva borrower, who has an impeccable credit history. She is a small-holder female farmer from Kenyenya, where she lives with her husband and children.
Kenyenya region is known for being the home of most of the worldwide known Kenyan athletes.
Siliphiah practices organic farming. Juhudi Kilimo has partnered with Kiva to provide financial services to smallholders around Kenya. Through these financial services, farmers from Kenyenya, like Siliphiah, can now buy productive assets and important agricultural inputs to use on their farms.

Siliphiah is seeking a loan to buy farm inputs such as fertilizer and seeds. Your loan will enable her to improve her production through the use of quality farm inputs. This intervention will help her to meet the increasing demand for food in the market, and, in the process, generate more income to repay the loan and improve the quality of life for her family. Her biggest dream is to buy a house for her family.

Your loan will surely go a long way in changing Siliphiah's living conditions, making her more prepared for the future.

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