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Total loan: $925
Mumias, Kakamega County, Kenya / Agriculture
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A loan helped to purchase hybrid seeds and fertilizer for the cultivation of maize, as well as a solar light.
Roselyn's Group's story
Roselyn's Group is formed by 10 farmers in Mumias District and is being represented by Roselyn, who is the group leader pictured above. She is 39 years old and has 5 children. Roselyn has been a farmer for 14 years and is often referred to as a very experienced farmer. Roselyn isn’t new to One Acre Fund, she actually joined the program in 2015 and has since noticed her life has changed; especially in the sense that she has been able to consistently feed her family ever since. This year, Roselyn will not only get fertilizer and maize seeds as part of her loan, but will also purchase a solar light. She is very excited about this addition since now she will be able to have light during dark hours for her children to be able to study. Using this loan, Roselyn's Group will purchase a total of 8 solar lights and use the farming inputs received to plant a total of 6 acres.