Total loan: $200

Norah's Group

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Butere, Kakamega County, Kenya / Agriculture

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

Norah's Group's story

Pictured above is Norah, often described as an extremely resourceful person. She is 42 years old and has 9 children. As a group leader, she is representing her group of 5 farmers in Butere District, Kenya.

Norah 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. Norah says that she is happy to have made that decision because, since she first joined in 2019, she has been able to consistently feed her family, which has improved her day-to-day life significantly. Norah 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 3.75 acres.