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Total loan: $700


Kitale, Trans-Nzoia County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy a dairy cow to improve her milk-vending business and meet the high demand in her area, hence earning more profit and improving her living standards.

Miriam's story

Get to know Miriam, pictured above!

Miriam (53 years old mom of four) is a resourceful woman and living proof that hard work leads to success. The power of her smile is undeniable, and it creates a positive impact on all those she interacts with. Although she is the major breadwinner, she always finds a way to support her five children.

Miriam lives in a remote village in Kitale, and she provides for her children with the proceeds from her farming.

She has always wanted to take care of a dairy cow, but a lack of capital has prevented her from doing so. She is now seeking a loan to buy a 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 dairy milk in her area is high, but the supply is low. Through this loan, Miriam is going to have more milk, and she can comfortably meet demand.