Fertilizer to increase cabbage yield

Sammy Muluvi

Roadblock-eldoret, Kenya

29% repaid

Entrepreneur

Name

Sammy Muluvi

Location

On-time repayments

286 weekly installments  •  87%

About Me

I was born in Roadblock village of Eldoret North,Uasin Gishu County 25 years ago.I grew up with a vision and greater ambitions of becoming a lawyer so as i advocate and lobby for the disadvantage in our society as a country as well as Africa.But wait,what happen to this great dream?.I started my primary education and completed my class eight with a certificate of kenya primary school education.(KCPE).In 2007,I join a local secondary school where i worked both hard and smart so as tl realize my dream of becoming a lawyer.In 2010 I completed my secondary school and passed with a mean grade of B(plain) but could not join university due to financial constraints.Instead I decided to become an entreprenuer doing a business of selling polythene bags in Eldoret market.After two years of saving,Ihad enough to start my own Glossary in Edoret,where i sell fruits and vegetables.

My Business

As I have fore mentioned already in my profile,I currently sell fruits and vegetables (glossary).Currently Eldoret town being the headquarters of Uasin Gishu County.This has attracted many people into the town who engage in various activities and at the end of the day they pass through my kiosk to buy some fruits and vegetables.This has made it worthwhile to sell my vegetables at a friendly prices which makes them to go faster.After restocking my business using the 1st loan I secured from Zidisha my current business is worth 150 dollars.This has given me morale even to expand further my business since am currently competing favorably in the market economy.And in that I say thanks to zidisha for the great financial support you gave me.To speak I have made a net profit of 130 dollars within my five months of operation after I received my first loan. I anticipate that these will grow up to at least 160 dollars profit.The profit obtained I have been using it to support my siblings and this anticipated profit I will continue to dive support to my siblings and pay university fees next year to do a business course.

Project Proposal

The funds I will get ,I will buy top up fertilizer to fertilize my cabbages and pay labourers, again there is a lot of rain and some Weeds are invading in the land I will always be forced to buy some fertilizer to kill the insects and weeds to avoid loses.
Again I will add some stock in my business ,now that the economy in Kenya is so high and I need to increase sales too

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  • BernadetteV    May 30, 2020

    I’m happy to support Sammy who works hard and repaid all his previous loans.

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Project Info

Project Type

Pay It Forward

Disbursed amount

$336.49

Date disbursed

Dec 4, 2021

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $26.92

Backers

LJ

United States

Emma

Australia

Edwin Macharia

Embakasi, Kenya

Jonathan Mawira

Nairobi, Kenya

Bealiah Atanga

Sunyani, Ghana

Martin Asante

Accra, Ghana

Anita Ajei

Accra, Ghana

Esther Belieter Aidoo

Central Region, Ghana

Solomon Anim

Koforidua, Ghana

Chinedu Ewulu

Lagos, Nigeria

Raphael Asenso-agyemang

Mampong Ashanti, Ghana

Diana Adzamani

Nkwanta, Ghana

Mercy Chebet

Kilgoris, Kenya

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