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Total loan: $1,300

Pogobi

Ouagadougou, Centre Region, Burkina Faso / Food

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A loan helped to buy 20 sacks of corn and 10 sacks of beans, and to save up to take care of her children.


Pogobi's story

Pogobi is the mother of seven children, four of whom go to school. She is a merchant and she has sold grains in a market outside the capital for 17 years. She is on her sixth lending cycle with the YIKRI microfinance institution, and she repays her loans well.

She has requested a loan to buy 20 sacks of corn and 10 sacks of beans to satisfy her customer demand. With the profits, she will reinvest in her business, increase her stock, and save up to take care of her children.