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Kpindi
Kpindi is a 51-year-old woman. Her husband is retired. She has two children, ages 15 and 13, who attend school. Kpindi has been working as a reseller since 2004. She sells pagnes (colorful West-African fabric) from her home, to all types of customers. She buys her merchandise in Lomé and works alone. Currently, her main difficulty is competition. Kpindi has requested her first loan from WAGES in order to buy some pagnes. She wants to reinvest in her business. In the coming years, Kpindi would like to increase the size of her business. She says that with the profits, she plans to take care of her family.
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Kpindi est une femme âgée de 51 ans. Elle est mariée å un retraité. Elle a 2 enfants qui vont à l’école. Le premier a 15 ans et le dernier a 13 ans.
Kpindi travaille comme revendeuse depuis 2004. Elle vend des pagnes pour tous clients à domicile. Elle achète les produits à Lomé. Elle travaille seule. Au moment, sa difficulté principale est la concurrence.
Kpindi a requis son premier crédit de WAGES afin d’acheter des pagnes. Elle veut réinvestir dans l’activité.
Dans les prochaines années, Kpindi voudrait agrandir la taille de son activité. Elle dit qu’avec les profits, elle prévoit de prendre soin de sa famille.

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
  • 3
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,638,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 500.2
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Kpindi to buy pagnes (colorful West-African fabric).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 2, 2011
Listed
Jan 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 17, 2013