• Joyce and her family are farmers in the agricultural region of Kisoro District, of Uganda. Joyce and her family are currently growing and selling potatoes and wheat. Joyce has a long range plans to establish a commercial organic vegetable business. Her goal is to start by improving the soils with a livestock investment and use the manure for an organic fertilizer. She also knows the value of sourcing good seed for maximum vegetable harvest. Her farm will be a good example sustainable practices and benefit the community with organic vegetables.

Chana, Kisoro District, Uganda
Organisation : Kisoro District, Uganda

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$870.00 of $870.00 goal

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About The Project

$870 needed to purchase goats and seeds to build her farming business
$130 contributed by Joyce towards her project

With your investment, Joyce wants to build her business by first investing in goats and sheep that will produce the manure to enrich the soils. She will add a cow to supplement the manure scheme. She wants to initially grow onions along with cabbage and carrots. She will source quality seeds for a more productive harvest. With her growing enterprise she will draw on the community for employees.



Paying it Forward

Her farm will be a good example sustainable practices and benefit the community with organic vegetables. The community will benefit through her employment opportunities.

Backstory

Joyce lives with her husband and two children. It is very important for her boys to continue their education. She values keeping her family healthy by growing a variety of vegetables for a proper diet. She likes her community where her neighbors are friendly and supportive. As her business grows she plans to open a savings account and she knows the value of developing good credit. She owns her home and has home improvement goals of foundation reinforcement and renovating the roof.

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  • Location : Chana, Kisoro District, Uganda
  • Formatted Address : Chana, Uganda
  • City : Chana
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  • Country : Uganda

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  • Created By : Mark Newland
  • Published On : Jul 24, 2021, 7:10 PM
  • Funding Ends : Dec 30, 2022, 4:00 PM
  • Category : Farming- Vegetables
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  • Description : Joyce lives with her husband and two children. It is very important for her boys to continue their education. She values keeping her family healthy by growing a variety of vegetables for a proper diet. She likes her community where her neighbors are friendly and supportive. As her business grows...  more

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  • Mark Newland

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Deepak Sharma

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Scott Griffith

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • David Woosley

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Louie Cangilla

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Joy Smith

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Steve Dobo

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Garrett Mason

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Milt Patzkowski

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • Adam Rivera

    Goal Amount : $870.00

  • MICHAEL NEWLAND

    Goal Amount : $870.00

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