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Total loan: $600

Winny

Sotik, Kericho County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy an additional dairy cow to improve her milk vending business and generate more profits to support her family.


Winny's story

Winny is a borrower with a perfect credit history. She is a mother of 4 who always smiles. She is a woman who will sacrifice anything for the sake of her family.

After failing to secure a chance to attend college, she decided to put her farming skills into practice. Today, she is living proof that being born in a wealthy family and having a decent education are not the only ways of becoming successful.

Winny is an accomplished crop and dairy farmer living in Sotik. Winny has always wanted to buy another dairy cow but a lack of capital has prevented her from doing so. She is now seeking a loan to buy an additional dairy cow to improve her milk vending business. The cow she intends to buy is a breed that produces rich creamy milk. With this cow, she will produce more milk, which will translate into more income.

Demand for milk in the Sotik area is high, but the supply is low. So, through this loan, Winny is going to have more milk and will comfortably meet demand. Winny's vision is to keep even more dairy cows so that she will be able to build a bio-gas digester in the future, which will help her save more energy.