A loan helped to buy farm inputs, such as fertilizers and quality seeds, to generate income to help a single mom improve her family's quality of life.

Veronicah's story

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Looking at Veronicah, one can only see her successes but not the personal sacrifices she has had to make as a single mother, for the well-being of her children. Veronicah is a resourceful single mother, from a remote village in the Machakos area of Kenya.

Thanks to her daily efforts, she has managed to give her children a good start by providing them with a good-quality education. Veronicah makes profit from dairy and crop farming. However, she is not satisfied with the kind of produce she makes because she uses poor quality inputs.

In the modern world, agriculture has become exceedingly dynamic therefore, making the kind of inputs that are being used in the sector today upgraded. On this note there is need to use improved farming inputs for effective production. With this loan, she will be able to purchase high-quality seed and good fertilizer, which she will use to greatly improve her crop production. Modern farming requires the use of modern techniques, and high-quality seeds will assure her a bumper harvest and increased profits.

Veronicah believes, through this loan, she will be able to give her children a solid educational background. This loan will play a key role in lifting her out of poverty.

Make a $25 loan or more and push Veronicah’s dream closer to reality.

This loan is special because:

It finances smallholder farmers to purchase dairy cows, chickens, cereals and farming equipment.

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