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Total loan: $825

Bibata

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Ouagadougou, Centre Region, Burkina Faso / Clothing

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A loan helped to buy 10 packs of sanitary pads, 15 pieces of pagne [traditional wrap cloth], sheets and underwear.


Bibata's story

Bibata has two children, one of them goes to school. She has been selling clothes and various items in a market of the capital for 16 years.

This is her seventh loan cycle with the microfinance institution Yikri and she paid back her first Kiva loan without difficulty. She is requesting a new loan to buy 10 packs of sanitary pads, 15 pieces of pagne [traditional wrap cloth], sheets and underwear in order to satisfy her clients.

She wants to use the profits to reinvest into her business and build savings to improve her family's living conditions.