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Total loan: $700

Aoua

Ouagadougou, Centre Region, Burkina Faso / Retail

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A loan helped to buy 40 bags of charcoal and 2 loads of wood and save money to take care of her children.


Aoua's story

Aoua is the mother of three children, two of whom go to school.She is a business woman who sells charcoal in a neighborhood of the capital. She has operated this business for 9 years. This is her 5th loan cycle with YIKRI. She is requesting a loan to buy 40 bags of charcoal and 2 loads of woods to meet the demand from her customers. She plans on using her earnings to reinvest in her business and put aside money to take care of her children. She asks that everyone protect themselves from the COVID-19 virus.