Total loan: $250

Caroline's Group

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Alego, Homa Bay County, Kenya / Agriculture

Caroline's Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to purchase hybrid seeds and fertilizer to improve harvests of maize.

Caroline's Group's story

Pictured above is Caroline, often described as an extremely friendly person. She is 50 years old and has 6 children. As a group leader, she is representing her group of 6 farmers in Alego District, Kenya.

Caroline is returning this season to work with One Acre Fund again as this means that she is able to have access to the best seed prices, which is why she decided to join in the first place. Caroline says that she is happy to have made that decision, because, since she first joined in 2017, she has been able to consistently feed her family, which has improved her day-to-day life significantly.

Caroline 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 a total of 4 acres. 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 2 solar lights.