Total loan: $800


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Maua, Meru County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to gain access to cost-efficient hybrid fertilizer for her crop farm so she can use the profits from her farm to improve her life.

Purity's story

Happy and ever-smiling stands Purity (31 years old mom of 5), a mother who lives in Maua. For the past few years, this enterprising woman has been actively involved in mixed farming. She loves farming because it is her only way of securing a living for her lovely family. Purity dreams that through farming she will be able to pull away from poverty and see to it that her family has a good life. She is a visionary and is keen to ensure that she keeps progressing. Juhudi Kilimo, in partnership with Kiva, has extended its services to the remote areas in the Litein region of Kenya. Its staff members are keen to ensure that hardworking women like Purity benefit from loans that enable them to purchase assets and farming inputs. Purity is seeking a loan to buy farm inputs such as nutrient-rich fertilizers to improve her crop farm. Your loan will enable her to improve her production by using quality farm inputs. Through this intervention, she will be able to improve the quality of her crops and attract more buyers, leading to more profits.