Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Esther
Esther is a petty trader. She sells vegetables such as tomatoes and onions as well as other things like cooking oil. Esther has been in this business for five years. She wishes to buy other food items requested by her customers. Therefore, Esther will use her loan from Kiva to expand her inventory so that she can better satisfy her customers' requests. She hopes to use the new profits to expand her business.

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: http://www.kiva.org/partners/91 ). 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

  • $2,643
    Average annual income
  • 21
    View loans »
    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $11,220,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.9
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Esther to purchase vegetables such as tomatoes and onions.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 27, 2012
Listed
Jul 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Nov 21, 2012