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Total loan: $275


Nandi Hills, Nandi County, Kenya / Food

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A loan helped to buy different varieties of cereals grains, including corn (maize), to sell in the local market, using the profits to pay tuition fees for her children.

Janeth's story

Janeth is a witty mother of 4 and among them 2 are school going from a remote village in Nandihills, Kenya. She has defied the common thinking among Kenyans that agriculture is for the older generation.

Her major source of income is selling what her farm produces, such as corn and milk. With the profit she has earned from her farming enterprise, Janeth has been able to provide for her family.

Although Janeth has been making profits from farming, she has also identified a market for selling cereals. The only big challenge she faces in this endeavour is a lack of funds. She is requesting a loan to buy cereals. She intends to buy different varieties of cereals, including maize and beans, to sell in the local market.

The market for cereals is never a problem because the demand is always high and Janeth plans to take advantage of that. Her marketing skills will enable her to attract more customers.

This is not just a loan to Janeth, it is an opportunity to give a poor woman a way to elevate her standard of living, pay tuition fees for her children, and eventually lift her out of poverty.