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Tontine Bonheur Group
In this Group: Alidou, Kpatcha, Simfeile, Malibida, Jean
Alidou is a professional farmer who has been working in the Central Region since 2005. Three people help him with his farming business.

Alidou is 43 years old and married to a homemaker. He has five children, three of whom go to school. He has been the leading member of the TONTINE BONHEUR savings group for quite some time, and he is requesting a fourth loan from WAGES for the purchase of farming tools.

He would like to buy a motorcycle, increase his surface area and build his own house.
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Aidé par 03 personnes dans l’exercice de son activité, Mr Alidou est cultivateur de profession. Il exerce son activité en REGION CENTRALE depuis 2005. Homme de 43ans, père de 05 enfants dont 03 scolarisés et ayant pour femme une ménagère, Mr Alidou responsable du groupement TONTINE BONHEUR dont il fait partie il y a un moment sollicite l’aide de WAGES par un quatrième prêt pour s’approvisionner en outils de travail. Il voudrait acheter une moto, augmenter une superficie et construire sa propre maison.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of a special WAGES program for groups of Togolese farmers and livestock breeders, offering financing at a lower interest rate in addition to relevant training. The reduced interest rate is designed to hit a sweet spot, empowering clients in rural Togo to capture significant, impactful profits and become more financially stable after three credit cycles. WAGES is working with the Togolese government, Veterinarians Without Borders and the African Institute for Economic and Social Development to make this program possible. By supporting this loan, you're extending opportunity in a country where 70% of the population works in agriculture but financing options remain scarce.

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!

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Togo

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 11
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,666,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 523.2
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Tontine Bonheur Group's $1,150 loan helped a member to buy farming tools.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 2, 2012
Listed
Aug 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 18, 2013