Total loan: $275

Veronica's Group

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Alego, Homa Bay County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to purchase hybrid seeds and fertilizer for the cultivation of maize.

Veronica's Group's story

Veronica, pictured above, has been a farmer for 11 years, and is now proud to represent her group of six farmers in Alego District. She is 36 years old, married and has three children.

Veronica likes to think of herself as a very reliable person. She has been working alongside One Acre Fund since 2017 and decided to represent her group because she wanted to help more farmers. She says that being part of the One Acre Fund community has meant that she has been able to save more money. Veronica plans to use the profits from this coming season to send her children to school.

In total, Veronica’s Group will receive inputs to cultivate 2 acres of land. Given that some members of the group will also be purchasing a solar light, with this loan, the group will also receive a total of two solar lights.