Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Comfort Abena
Comfort Abena, a married mother of four children, received schooling to the end of junior high school. For about two years now, she has been selling cooked rice in Afosua, near Cape Coast. Her husband is a teacher, and Comfort Abena’s income goes towards helping her husband pay for the family's general expenses.



Comfort Abena will use this loan to increase her existing rice capacity. With the new profits from her expanded enterprise, she plans to develop her business further by venturing into newer markets.

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
  • 26
    View loans »
    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $11,131,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.0
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Comfort Abena to increase her existing rice capacity.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 26, 2013
Listed
May 18, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 17, 2013