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Total loan: $1,275

Rasmata

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Ouagadougou, Centre Region, Burkina Faso / Food

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A loan helped to purchase 15 sacks of corn and beans, as well as vegetables and spices, and to save to take care of her children.


Rasmata's story

Rasmata is the mother of four children, three of whom attend school. She is a shopkeeper and has been selling cereal grains, and vegetables and spices, in an outlying market near the capital for 12 years.

Rasmata is on her sixth loan cycle with [microfinance institution] YIKRI and repays her loans properly. She is requenting a loan to purchase 15 sacks of corn and beans, as well as vegetables and spices, to meet customer demand. With the profits, Rasmata will reinvest in her business, increase her stock, and save to take care of her children. She encourages everyone to protect themselves from COVID-19.