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Total loan: $100


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Kisumu, Kisumu, Kenya / Personal Use

Elsha's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped To purchase a solar panel and a cooking stove.

Elsha's story

Elsha does livestock farming and has been in the business for 3 years. She is 46 years old and widowed with 10 children. She plans to use this loan to buy a solar panel, which will enable her to light her house well. She will also buy a cooking stove. She will use the anticipated profits to pay school fees for her children. This is her second loan term from VisionFund Kenya and she paid her previous loan successfully. Her future hopes are to grow her farming business and live well with her family.