To upgrade my chicken farm

Cornelius Ongaya

Kisumu, Kenya

100% repaid



Cornelius Ongaya

Member since

August 2017

On-time repayments

41 installments  •  7%

About Me

Am Cornelius Charles Ongaya born in the year 1981 19th February. I am married with two children with the eldest being 9 years old and the youngest is 1 year old. I currently live and work in the city of kisumu with the ministry of health as a clinical officer for the last 9 years.

My Business

Am a clinical officer working in the ministry of health and earn a monthly salary of ksh 55000/=.i am employed on a yearly contract which has been renewed since 2010.I also do farming where i keep chicken for meat and eggs which i sell locally in hotels and schools.

Loan Proposal

I operate a big chicken farm with over 300 chicks,100 cocks and 300 layers hence i require the loan to purchase feeds and medicine for the chicken. Chicken farming is a growing venture in my area hence will be able to get good returns from the sales of eggs and chicken





Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Jun 20, 2018

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

1 week

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $0.28

Credit risk payment: $0.57




San Francisco, CA, United States

Don Williams

New Zealand

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  • Cornelius Ongaya    Dec 26, 2022

    I managed to pay for my sisters surgery who had endometrial carcinoma. She is currently stable and doing well. I really appreciate the support i got

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  • Cornelius Ongaya    Sep 24, 2022

    I had struggled with increasing my the number of my flock but this loan enabled me to raise the number from 150 to 200.I inted to reach 500 by the end of this year hence your support through this facility will be helpful in aiding me achieve my goal

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  • Michael Herrick    Dec 19, 2017

    Hi Cornelius, I hope you are doing well, and I am cheering for your business success

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  • marco    Nov 26, 2017

    Cornelius good luck with your business. God bless you

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  • Cornelius Ongaya    Nov 26, 2017

    Thanks Paul and Michael for your offers,left with ksh194 to receive my loan

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  • Michael Herrick    Nov 26, 2017

    Best wishes to you and your family :)

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