to goal

Donate $35 or more, get $25 to lend!

Your donation helps cover Kiva's costs. Give today and make tomorrow even better. Why donate?



Total loan: $625


Flag of Togo
Tokoin, Maritime Region, Togo / Retail

Assaba's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy 35 swaths of pagne (traditional cloth).

Assaba's story

Assaba is a 63 year old single woman. She lives in the neighborhood of Tokoin and has one child in her care. Assaba sells traditional clothing (pagne). She resupplies twice per month at the market. Assaba is requesting this loan to buy swaths of traditional fabric. Assaba plans to make her business more profitable and to make profits in order to meet daily needs and enjoy financial autonomy.