A loan helped to buy farming inputs to use to improve her production and make more income.


Clare's story

Clare, 32, is a mother of 3 school-going children living in Bungoma, a land of seemingly never ending beauty. She is a mixed dairy and crop farmer who has farmed for the past many years. Through farming she has given her family a solid reputation.

Clare is seeking this loan to buy farming inputs which she plans to use to improve her production and make more income to support her family. The major impediment to the development of smallholder 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. Clare is looking forward to your warm response to her loan request. Your loan will enable her make the upcoming international women’s day celebration colorful for her family.


This loan is special because:

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



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