Shalom De Karpala Group
Mariam has worked in catering for eight years. She buys her stock at her local market. Her clients are men, women and children.
She would like to buy 2 bags of rice, 1 can of oil and some condiments.
Mariam wants to save up her profits and enlarge her business. Her ambition is to buy plots of land for her children and repair her home.
Mme fait la restauration depuis 08ans. Elle s’approvisionne au marché de son quartier. Ses clients sont les hommes, les femmes et enfants.
Elle veut s’acheter 02 sacs de riz, 01 bidon d’huile et des condiments.
Mme veut épargner ses bénéfices et agrandir son commerce. Elle ambitionne acquérir des parcelles pour ses enfants et réfectionner sa maison d’habitation.
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.
This is a Group Loan
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