Total loan: $350

Florine's Group

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Mumias, Kakamega County, Kenya / Agriculture

Florine's Group's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to purchase hybrid seeds and fertilizer to improve harvests of maize.

Florine's Group's story

Pictured above is Florine, who is often described as an extremely hardworking individual. She is 33 years old and has 6 children. As a group leader, she is representing 10 farmers in Mumias District, Kenya.

Florine is returning this season to work with One Acre Fund because this means that she is able to earn enough to feed her family, which is why she decided to join in the first place. Florine says that she is happy to have made that decision because, since she first joined in 2018, she has been able to consistently feed her family, which has improved her day-to-day life significantly. Florine will use the profits from this season to send her children to school.

The group will use this loan to purchase seeds and fertilizer to plant 3.25 acres. The group will also receive 3 solar lights.