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Fati is a 45 year old married mother of six; all of her children are in school. She lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in Kade, a commerical town in the eastern region of Ghana. Although Kade is a commercial town, the majority of its inhabitants practice farming as a hobby or as a major occupation along side other trading activities. Fati is a food vendor who prepares and sells rice with stew. She sells her goods in the morning by the road side in her community. Fati buys the goods she requires for the business from nearby communities. She has been in business for seven years and is requesting this loan to procure bags of rice and other ingredients in bulk to expand her business.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 33
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  • $11,710,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.4
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Fati to buy bags of rice and other ingredients in bulk.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 5, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2010