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Total loan: $425


Koudougou, Centre-Ouest Region, Burkina Faso / Food

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A loan helped to buy 20 bags of red sorghum and to save money to care for her children.

Clarisse's story

Clarisse is the mother of six children, four of which attend school. She has been a local merchant for 15 years, buying and reselling bulk cereals in a timely manner. This will be her second loan with YIKRI. She repaid her first KIVA loan without difficulty.

She is requesting a new loan to buy 20 bags of red sorghum to increase her inventory. She will reinvest a portion of the funds into her business to help it grow. The funds will also help her to save money to care for her children.

Finally, Clarisse would like to thank YIKRI and its partners for the support they offer unbankable entrepreneurs. Thanks to YIKRI loans, she has managed to save money to care for her children.