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Total loan: $250

Loise

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Meru, Meru, Kenya / Food

Loise's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to open a grocery store that will generate more income for her to support her family during this tough time.


Loise's story

Loise is a 58-year-old mother living in Nyeri, a place where every Kiva lender would like to be and enjoy the beautiful climate, observing the Great Mount Kenya and other staggering hills in the region. She is a farmer who has worked on her farm for the past 30 years.

The COVID-19 pandemic has posed a significant threat to the economy of Kenya, causing a lot of uncertainties and disrupting food supply chains. Juhudi Kilimo, in partnership with Kiva, is in the forefront line in combating this pandemic through supporting smallholder farmers and micro-entrepreneurs at this difficult period. Loise is seeking this loan to open a grocery store that will generate more income for her to support her family during this tough time. Be inspired to support Loise with a loan today.