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Wendlateenda Ii Group
In this Group: Hamssetou, Alimata, Zourata

Update on Wendlateenda Ii Group

Hamsetou represents the Wendlateenda group. She is married and mother to one child, who is 27 years old. He does not go to school and she has one person to support. She has been selling corn flour as well as articles for women (lace and light "pagnes", which are colourful pieces of fabric) for the past four years. She gets her supplies of light "pagnes" and lace from Senegal and the corn from Ouaga. Her customers are men and women. She would like to buy eight sacks of corn to make flour and 10 sets of light "pagnes". She wants to expand her business with her profits and her ambition is to be able to travel to Senegal to get more goods, because she needs more money for her business.
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Mme HAMSETOU représente le groupe WENDLATEENDA II. Mariée, elle est mère d’un enfant. Il a 27 ans. Il ne va pas à l’école et elle a 01 personne en charge.
Mme vend de la farine de maïs, des articles féminins (dentele, pagne légers) depuis 04ans. Elle s’approvisionne au Sénégal pour les pagnes légers et dentele et à Ouaga pour la farine. Ses clients sont les hommes et les femmes.
Elle veut s’acheter 08sacs de maïs pour transformer en farine et 10 complets de pagnes légers.
Mme veut agrandir son activité avec ses bénéfices. Elle ambitionne pouvoir voyager au Sénégal pour amener plus d’articles, car il faut plus d’argent pour son commerce.

Previous Loan Details

Ms. HAMSSETOU is the representative of the group WENDLATEENDA II. She is married and the mother of a 27-year-old child. She has one person to support. Ms. HAMSSETOU has been selling women's items and flour for four years. She gets her supplies of clothing and light-weight boubous [long flowin... More from Wendlateenda Ii Group's previous loan »

Additional Information

About Micro Start/AFD

This loan is administered by Micro Start/AFD, Kiva’s first Field Partner in Burkina Faso. Micro Start/AFD’s mission is to improve families' living conditions in general, and those of women in particular, by facilitating access to financial and non-financial services.

Micro Start/AFD is a professional microfinance institution offering financial services, advice, and training. One of the organization’s principal aims is to collect obligatory and voluntary savings that foster clients’ financial independence. Micro Start/AFD also focuses on building female entrepreneurs’ skills in management and business administration and improving the living conditions in its clients’ communities. More information can be found on Micro Start’s Kiva Field Partner Page.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

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 Burkina Faso

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 2
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    Burkina Faso Loans Fundraising
  • $1,922,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 507.2
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Wendlateenda Ii Group's $800 loan helped a member to buy eight sacks of corn for making flour as well as ten sets of light "pagnes".
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 14, 2012
Oct 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Wendlateenda Ii Group. It was first posted on Kiva on May, 2012. Learn More