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Total loan: $425

Eddah

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Nyeri, Nyeri County, Kenya / Agriculture

Eddah's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to buy farming inputs that she plans to use to improve her farm production, which has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.


Eddah's story

Meet Eddah (a first-time Kiva borrower). She is a 52-year-old mother of one child living in Nyeri, a place where every Kiva lender would like to be to enjoy the beautiful climate and observe the Great Mount Kenya and other staggering hills in the region. She practices mixed farming and sells milk from her animals, eggs from her poultry, and various food crops at the local market.

The major impediment to the development of smallholder farms in Kenya is a lack of short-term credit facilities. Juhudi Kilimo, in partnership with Kiva, is working hard to support smallholder farmers in Kenya through financing, therefore guaranteeing their survival. Eddah is seeking this loan to buy farming inputs that she plans to use to improve her farm production, which has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Be inspired, and support Eddah with a loan today.