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Total loan: $950

Stella

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Nkubu, Meru County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy another quality breed of dairy cow to improve her milk-vending business so that she can earn more profits to care for her loving family.


Stella's story

Stella lives in Nkubu, a distinctive town in the central area of Kenya where people suffer from poverty and a lack of capital. Most people who live in this area are smallholder farmers. Stella has been practicing farming on a small inherited piece of land for the past seven years. She believes in the slogan "Unity is strength", which is why she decided to join Juhudi Kilimo.

On her farm, she practices mixed farming, and she sells milk, eggs, and maize as her sources of income. She loves dairy farming the most, while her greatest challenge would be lack of enough feed for her livestock. Stella chose Juhudi Kilimo after realizing that they finance farmers to help obtain important assets for their farms. She is borrowing to buy another quality breed of dairy cow.

During the Juhudi Kilimo training, she learned how to develop a savings culture. This loan will be of benefit to her family in that they will have more milk for consumption and sale and that their living standards will improve.

Be inspired and lend to this zealous woman!