Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Aba A. sells toffees, biscuits and gari at Moree Junction near Cape Coast. Aba has no educational background. She is married and has five children.

Aba has been selling toffees, biscuits and gari since 2007. She is responsible for paying the school fees of her children. Her loan will be used to buy more toffees, gari and biscuits for resale at the market. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to give quality education to her children.

Additional Information

Important Information About CRAN

Please note that Kiva considers loans to this Field Partner, CRAN, to be particularly HIGH RISK. This organization has had very serious delinquency problems brought about by problems with its credit methodology, local environmental shocks including a depletion of local fisheries in its core area of operation (Cape Coast and the Central Province), and insufficient follow up with late clients. Lenders to this business should be aware that there is an increased risk of not getting repaid on this loan due to the challenges facing the Field Partner.

CRAN's creditors - including Kiva - have entered into a new Restructuring Agreement (For more information, please see CRAN's Field Partner profile: ). Kiva will extend its ongoing policy of allowing CRAN to continue to raise funds on the Kiva website. New funds raised will be used to make repayments on older CRAN loans via Kiva’s standard net billing process.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 34
    View loans »
    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $11,960,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.5
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Aba to buy more toffees, gari and biscuits for resale at the market.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 18, 2009
Sep 21, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 24, 2010