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Adjowa lives with her director husband and their 2 children in Lomé. The children, aged 20 and 17, are going to school. In order to be able to support her spouse with the household expenses, she is requesting her first loan with which to buy some bags of charcoal for her home business, which she has been running for several years. The profits generated by the sales will enable her to increase her inventory and meet her family's needs.
Adjowa vit avec son conjoint directeur et leurs 02 enfants à Lomé. Ces derniers âgés de 20 et 17ans sont scolarisés. Pour aider son conjoint dans les charges du foyer, elle sollicite un premier crédit pour acheter des sacs de charbons de bois (activité qu’elle mène à domicile depuis quelques années. Le profit tiré de la vente l’aidera à augmenter son stock et subvenir aux besoins de la famille.

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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
  • 4
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,634,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 491.1
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Adjowa to buy charcoal.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 11, 2013
Jun 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 19, 2014