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Total loan: $975

Mellen

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Kitale, Trans-Nzoia County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy farming inputs such as hybrid seeds and nutrient-rich fertilizers to improve her production enabling a mother of five kids to meet their enormous demands.


Mellen's story

Wonderful lenders on the Kiva platform,

Mellen is a repeat Kiva borrower who always feels inspired by the wonderful job of Kiva lenders in making the world a better place by supporting different people across the globe. She is a mother of five children, four of them currently in school. Mellen has been a mixed dairy and crop farmer for more than ten years. Through these ventures, she is able to support her family as the sole breadwinner.

Mellen is requesting this loan to buy farming inputs such as hybrid seeds and nutrient-rich fertilizers that she will use to improve her production and make more income to pay school fees for her children. To her, this is not just a loan but an opportunity to turn around her life completely. Thanks to the support and good will of Kiva lenders, her children will have proper learning and scale up their heights of future prosperity.