A loan helped a member to pay for improved seed, organic inputs and tractor rental, which will allow this farmer to farm a larger area with a higher yield.

Woria's Survivors Group's story

Woria C (first on the right, sitting) of Woria's Survivors Group would like to sincerely thank all the Kiva lenders for their first loan. It enabled them to break free from the local lenders who were charging them nearly 100% interest. As a result, all group members have fully recovered their businesses, have repaid their first loan and are successfully farming again after the devastation of Ebola.

The group is now seeking a second loan to expand further. The profits will be used to ensure all member's children go to school, and have proper school materials and uniforms.

In this group: Woria, Utoria, Menya, Woria, Yoseh, Kenku, Sonita, Isatu, Adama, Chino, Suio, Sarah, Kumba, Tenrina, Isatu, Tigie

This loan is special because:

It enables farmers to access farm inputs to improve their yield for increased income.

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details