A loan helped to buy farming inputs which she will use to improve her production and make more income to support her family.


Phillis's story

Meet Phillis (a repeat borrower). She is a 34-year old mother of two children living in Kerugoya, a town where the main economic activities include agricultural processing, particularly in horticulture and tea.
Covid-19 pandemic has posed a significant threat on the economy of Kenya, causing a lot of uncertainties and disrupting food supply chains. Juhudi Kilimo in partnership with kiva, are in the forefront line in combating this pandemic through supporting smallholder farmers and micro-entrepreneurs at this difficult period.
Phillis is seeking this loan to buy farming inputs which she will use to improve her production and make more income to support her family. Support her at this time when the world is focused on combatting the Covid-19 pandemic.


This loan is special because:

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



Loan details


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Loan details