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Yawa N. is a renown dressmaker in Womé, a village located northwest of Lomé, the capital of Togo. Yawa is 39 years old, married, and the mother of two. Her work is her passion, and she is seeking to advance it with the loan, to be received, that will be used to buy a sewing machine and also some fabrics to sell to customers.
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Yawa N. est une couturière renommée à Wome, un village du nord-ouest de Lomé, la capitale du Togo. Agée de 39 ans, Yawa est mariée et mère de 2 enfants. Passionnée par son métier, elle cherche à la promouvoir par le crédit qu’il va bénéficier en achetant une machine à coudre et aussi des tissus afin de vendre ces derniers à la clientèle.

Additional Information


FECECAV is a cooperative union registered in 1997. Its mission is to serve the financial needs of local people who have been excluded from the traditional financial system. It serves more than 50,000 members in the Plateau and Maritime regions of Togo. FECECAV is a not-for-profit organization.

About Togo

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 0
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,885,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 516.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Yawa to buy a sewing machine and fabrics to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 5, 2008
Dec 1, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 19, 2010