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Total loan: $475

Rebecca

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Nyamira, Nyamira County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to purchase farming inputs, such as high-nutrient fertilizers and certified seeds, to improve her yields.


Rebecca's story

Rebecca, age 43, is a mother who lives in Nyamira, a land of seemingly never-ending beauty. In this region, job opportunities are very scarce and the level of poverty is high. Rebecca is honest and hardworking. She gives everything to raise her children. With very few resources, she has pulled through. Rebecca is involved in dairy and maize farming.

She is seeking a loan to purchase farming inputs, such as high-nutrient fertilizers and certified seeds, to improve her yields, make more profits, and support her family. She plans to use part of the money to pay laborers, loaders, and transporters. Rebecca is optimistic that this year's harvest will be better than the one from the previous season.

Most microfinance organizations, particularly in her area, do not issue loans to smallholder farmers, but Juhudi Kilimo stands out because it is expanding into this market. Rebecca is very thankful for the warm consideration and helping hand. Please be inspired to make a loan during this tough time of the COVID-19 pandemic.