Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Mr. Kokou is a family man. He is 37 years old and married to a woman who sells fabrics. They have one child who is 9 months old. In order to be a good provider for his family, he started selling general food items from a small shop 4 years ago. Some time ago he started working with our institution and requested a loan so he could buy more merchandise to better serve his clients. He has one employee who works with him. He would like to move his business from retail to wholesale in the future and meet all his family's needs.
View original language description ↓
Mr Kokou est père de famille. Agé de 37ans, il est marié à une revendeuse de pagnes et ont un enfant de 09 mois. Pour jouer son rôle de père de famille, il a commencé il y a 04ans par vendre les produits d’alimentation générale dans une boutique. Il y a de cela quelques temps qu’il effectue des opérations financières avec notre institution et vient auprès d’elle pour avoir un fonds pour s’approvisionner en marchandises afin de mieux gérer ses clients. Une personne l’aide dans l’exécution de ses taches. Il veut dans l’avenir quitter le stade de détaillants pour le stade de grossiste et subvenir aux besoins de la famille sur tous les plans.

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
  • $8,707,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 533.5
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Kokou to purchase basic food items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 4, 2012
Jul 17, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 28, 2013