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Elizabeth, aged 38, is married and the mother of four children. For the past six months, she has been running her own kiosk in one of the neighborhoods of her city, selling smoked fish.

She is requesting a loan to increase her stock of fish in order to meet customer demand and increase her sales and profits.

Part of Elizabeth's profits will be reinvested in her activity while the remaining money will be used to meet her family's needs (education, housing and food).
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Elizabeth est une femme de 38 ans, marié et mère de 04 enfants. elle possède et gère un stand de vente de poissons fumés depuis 6 mois dans un quartier de la ville. elle sollicite ce crédit pour augmenter son stock de matières premières afin de satisfaire sa clientèle et augmenter ses ventes/profits. les bénéfices ainsi générés seront injectés dans l'activité d'une part et vont subvenir aux besoins de la famille (éducation, logement et nutrition)

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of ACEP Cameroun's new loan program targeting poor clients who require smaller loans thant ACEP normally disburses. The smaller loan size allows clients with micro-enterprises to borrow and repay the funds they need to grow. By supporting this loan, you are expanding financial access to entrepreneurs with very little starting capital, including many who have never taken out a loan.

About ACEP Cameroun

Agence de Crédit pour l’Entreprise Privée (ACEP) is Kiva's second Field Partner in Cameroon. Founded in 1999, ACEP has developed a strong lending methodology to serve entrepreneurs in Cameroon's urban centers such as Douala and Yaounde.

About Cameroon

  • $2,400
    Average annual income
  • 1
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    Cameroon Loans Fundraising
  • $1,191,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 499.2
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BEAC (XAF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Elizabeth to buy fish.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 9, 2013
Jul 20, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 4, 2014