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Total loan: $350

Lamoussa

Ouagadougou, Centre Region, Burkina Faso / Food

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A loan helped to buy 16 bags of locust bean seeds and to save to take care of her children.


Lamoussa's story

Lamoussa is the mother of 5 children, 4 of whom go to school. She is a trader; she buys grain and stocks and resells it in a capital market and in surrounding markets at the right time. She has been doing this for over 10 years. She is in her fourth loan cycle with YIKRI and she has repaid her second KIVA loan without difficulty. She is requesting a new loan to buy 16 bags of locust bean seeds to store and resell with her customers. She plans to use her profit in her business and save to take care of her children. She urges everyone to protect themselves from the Covid-19 virus.