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Fatoumatou is a 44-year-old woman. In order to support her husband, a carpenter, with the household expenses and to ensure that her 5 children flourish, she sells retail products (firewood, yams and staple products). She works at home, alone, and is requesting this first loan from WAGES in order to restock her merchandise; she would like to reinvest in her business, ensure her prosperity and watch her family flourish further. She started her business in 1987. Two of her 5 children, aged between 5 and 23, go to school.
Fatoumatou est une dame qui est âgée de 44ans. Pour aider son mari(menuisier) dans les charges du foyer et assurer l’épanouissement de ses 05 enfants, elle a commencé par vendre les produits de détails(charbon de bois, maïs, igname et les produits de premières nécessités) Elle exerce seule l’activité à la maison et sollicite ce premier crédit de WAGES afin d’acheter plus de marchandises. Elle veut réinvestir dans l’activité, assurer sa prospérité et voir sa famille encore mieux s’épanouir. Elle a démarré l’activité en 1987. Deux de ses enfants sont scolarisés. Le premier a 23ans et le dernier 05ans.

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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
  • 6
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,707,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 512.7
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD
A loan of $1,175 helped Fatoumatou to buy firewood, yams and groceries.
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 9, 2012
Jun 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 1, 2012