A loan helped to hire laborers on her farm so that she can improve her farm production.


Emily's story

Emily is 34 years old and a mom. She lives with her family in Bungoma, a town that was significantly struck by the 2007–2008 Kenyan crisis when violence occurred in Kenya.

Emily supports her family through mixed crop farming, work that she has been practicing for the past many years. Through farming, she has made her life meaningful.

Emily is seeking this loan to hire laborers on her farm so that she can improve her farm production and make more income to support her family during this tough economic recession. Be inspired to support Emily today to light up her flames of hope for a better future. She is hopeful that Kiva lenders are going to respond positively to her loan request.


This loan is special because:

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



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