Marceline has been selling groundnuts, yeast, yams and pain de singe (baobab fruit) for two years. She buys her stock in the neighboring village of Pô. Her customers are men and women who visit the market.
Marceline wants to buy 20 tubs of groundnuts, 10 tubs of yeast and 10 yams. She will use her profits to support her activity (purchasing large quantities of merchandise). She plans to bolster her savings, and provide for her youngest child and her grandchildren whose mother (her daughter) has passed away.
Mme vend des grains d’arachide, de la levure, des ignames et des pains de singe depuis 02ans. Elle s’approvisionne à Pô village environnant. Ses clients sont les femmes et hommes du marché.
Mme veut s’acheter 20 tines d’arachide, 10 tines de levure et 10 ignames.
Avec ses bénéfices, elle veut améliorer son activité (acheter en quantité). Mme ambitionne épargner, subvenir au besoin de son dernier enfant et de ses petits t fils dont leur mère (sa fille) est décédé.
About Micro Start/AFDThis 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.
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