Total loan: $650


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Eldoret, Rift Valley, Rift Valley, Kenya / Food

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A loan helped to buy cereal grains, such as beans and maize, to sell in her village market. As a mom she will use the profits to support her family.

Naom's story

Wonderful Kiva lenders, meet Naom (36), a practical woman. Naom takes all responsibilities on her farm to heart and works towards her goals. Her passion and enthusiasm for farming have made her gain much respect in her village, and she is treated as a mentor by her village counterparts. She has been practicing mixed farming. Her primary sources of income have been milk and crops Although she makes a profit from farming, she is not comfortable and has always wanted to increase her income by selling cereals. She is therefore seeking this loan to buy cereals. Kenya's Eldoret area, one of the country's most populated regions, has a high demand for cereals. This means that Naom could increase her profits and satisfy the demand that is there. Naom aspires to be a job creator in her village through her cereal business. Like Naom, many smallholder women farmers await your help. Get inspired and make a loan to create an opportunity for a rural mother!