Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
This lady is widowed with 3 children and, in order to provide for her family, began a business in 2005 selling cereals that are widely used in Togolese cuisine. Her energy has resulted in her earning new clients everyday. She gets her supplies in the interior of the country, more specifically in the town of Notsè. Wanting to increase her stocks of merchandise, she is seeking a loan through WAGES (one of Kiva's field partners) to buy 8 bags of maize, 3 bags of beans, and one-and-a-half bags of millet, and to pay for the transportation of these goods.
Cette dame est une veuve et est mère de 3 enfants, afin de subvenir à leurs charges, elle s’est lancée en 2005 dans le commerce de céréales qui sont très utilisées dans la cuisine togolaise. Son dynamisme fait qu’elle gagne tous les jours de nouveaux clients. Elle s’approvisionne à l’intérieur du pays plus précisément dans la ville de notsè. Voulant gonfler son stock de marchandises elle sollicite de WAGEs un crédit pour l’achat de 8 sacs de maïs, 3 sacs d’haricots , 1 sac et demi de mil et assurer le transport de la marchandises.

Additional Information

About Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social

This loan is administered by Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES), Togo’s second-largest microfinance institution. Along with a wide range of savings and loan products, WAGES offers its clients training programs in basic literacy, health care (HIV/AIDS and malaria), and business-related subjects (business management, marketing, accounting). You can show your support for WAGES by joining its lending team!

About Togo

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 2
    View loans »
    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,634,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 497.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Némè to buy cereals.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 22, 2010
Apr 29, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 16, 2011