A loan of $925 helps to buy farming inputs which she will use to improve her production and make more income to support her family.


Alice's story

Alice is a 66-year old mother of four children living in Kitale, a town surrounded by prime agricultural lands which favor large-scale grain farming, dairy and horticultural farming. She is a mixed farmer who has farmed for the past ten years enabling her be able to support her family. Through farming, Alice has made enormous progress in her family.

Alice has requested a loan, to buy farming inputs which she will use to improve her production and make more income to support her family.

The major impediment to the development of small hold farms in Kenya is lack of short-term credit facilities. Juhudi Kilimo, in partnership with kiva, is working hard to support small holder farmers in Kenya through financing therefore guaranteeing their survival. Support her at this time when the Covid-19 pandemic has affected food systems, food security, and agricultural livelihoods.


This loan is special because:

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

David, Kiva staff

David
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.