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Total loan: $300

Anna

Kapsowar, Elgeyo-Marakwet County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy nutrient-rich fertilizer and certified seeds to improve output and generate more income for her family.


Anna's story

Get to know Anna! She is a 63-year-old mother of lovely 5 children and among them 3 are school-going children and a rural smallholder farmer from the Kapsowar area of Kenya. Anna's family's main income is milk from their dairy farm. They are also involved in other agricultural activities such as growing different crops.

In Kenya, agriculture is one of the most competitive industries, especially because of the high cost of operations necessary to improve farming. These costs include the cost of land acquisition and inputs, which have skyrocketed. To meet the high cost of inputs, farmers have been forced to borrow from financial institutions that sometimes impose very complicated procedures in loan distribution. Some farmers, especially women, end up disadvantaged.

Anna is requesting a loan to buy farm inputs such as nutrient-rich fertilizer and certified seeds to improve her output and generate more income for her family. She also hopes to improve the condition of her house.

Please help this mother to accomplish all her dreams with just a loan! Anna counts on your help and hopes for your attention.