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Total loan: $750

Inochezia's Group

Iringa, Iringa Region, Tanzania / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy cost-efficient maize seeds and fertilizer for the coming harvesting season.

Inochezia's Group's story

Pictured above is Inochezia, who, as a group leader, is representing her group formed by 11 farmers in Iringa District, Tanzania. She is a mother to five children and is known by her community as a very hardworking individual.

Initially, Inochezia joined One Acre Fund in 2013 because she wanted to have access to quality training and acquire new farming methods. Since she joined the program, she says that her life has improved, especially because she has been able to save more money. With the profits from the coming harvesting season, Inochezia plans to send her children to school.

Between the 11 farmers in Inochezia's group, a total of 7 acres of land will be planted using the maize seeds and fertilizer received with the loan. Additionally, some of the farmers in the group will be purchasing solar lights, so with this loan, the group will also receive a total of 2 solar lights.