Total loan: $850


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Kapsowar, Elgeyo-Marakwet County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped To buy farm implements such as fertilizers and good quality seeds.

Nelly's story

Nelly is a beautiful woman of 41 years, a person who enjoys independent work, who has big dreams and aspirations for her life. Speaking with her, it becomes obvious that she is a very hardworking and helpful woman, and that everything she does is for her family's benefit and well-being.

Nelly lives in a humble home in the town of Kapsowar, along with a handsome husband and their five angelic looking children. She has always strived to give them a decent life and a good education.

Nelly has been doing agriculture for 10 years now. She makes money selling produce from her farm, including milk, eggs, and crops. She enjoys plowing her farm and watering her plants. Crop diseases pose a big challenge for her, and also poor productivity.

Nelly is seeking a loan to buy farm inputs. With the loan, she plans to buy good quality seeds and fertilizer, which will help increase soil fertility and productivity on her farm. Increased productivity will allow her to improve her quality of life and living standards. Through training from Juhudi Kilimo, she has learned about the culture of saving and she plans to use the increased income to improve her farming. This loan will go a long way in changing the life of Nelly and her family.

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