Dorcas is a 50-year-old divorced woman. She has eight children. She describes herself to be honest and focused. She operates a farm where she grows maize and keeps cows that produce milk. She has been involved in this business for 25 years. Her business is located in a busy and productive place and her primary customers are of all types. She will use the Kes 35,000 loan to buy a cow. Her business goal is to expand within five years. She hopes that she will have a bright future. This is her second loan with SMEP DTM. She will use the anticipated profits to invest further in the business.
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This loan is part of SMEP's effort to empower small to medium-scale farmers in Kenya, where agriculture employs more than 75% of the work force. SMEP loans support a range of agricultural needs, including livestock, egg production, and farm inputs such as fertilizer, seeds, animal feeds, vaccination and farm equipment. Loan terms are structured around the maturity of the crop and/or the payback period of the inputs purchased. By supporting this loan you are helping farmers increase their production capacity, employ others and contribute to food security in the country.