A loan helped a member to construct shallow well and buy solar irrigation equipment.


Elia's Group's story

Elia is a 32 years old woman very energitic and a hard worker. She is married and a mother to five children and they are all in school. Elia does rice production farming and she has been in this business for 14 years making her well experienced farmer in rice farming.

Elia is a group leader in a group of 12 members where 4 are females and 8 are males. She is standing wearing a pink blouse with her hand raised up.

She intends to construct shallow well and buy solar powered irrigation equipment to enable her to harvest thrice a year. The sales from the produce will help her to support her children in school and be a self reliance farmer in her community.

In this group: Balinane, James, Kedon, ken, Tamala, Kilini, Phillip, Kenneth, Taida, Amos, Elia, Menson

In this group: Balinane , James, Kedon, Ken , Tamala, Kilini, Philip , Kenneth, Taida, Amos, Elia, Menson


This loan is special because:

It helps increase the productivity and income of smallholder farmers in Malawi.



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