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Total loan: $475

Hellen

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Bungoma, Bungoma, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy farming inputs to improve production and support her family during this time when the world is focused on combating COVID-19.


Hellen's story

Hellen, 25, lives in Bungoma, a town surrounded by prime agricultural lands which favor large-scale grain, dairy and horticultural farming. She is a mother of two who has farmed for the past five years. Through farming, she has made her life meaningful.

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 front line combating this pandemic through supporting smallholders and micro-entrepreneurs.

Hellen is seeking this loan to buy farming inputs to improve her production and support her family during this time when the world is focused on combating COVID-19.