A loan helped a member to buy linens for resale.


Yambo Group's story

The Yambo group just repaid its Kiva loan. All payments have been there on time. Mariam, the group's representative, thanks all Kiva staff and lenders for their support With her loan, Mariam has been able to buy bed linens for resale. She earned a revenue allowing her to provide for her children and, in particular, to expand her business.

Mariam still needs another loan in order to continue her business. She would like to stock up goods in high quantity to satisfy customer demand. She plans to buy a store for herself in order to be able to sell her linens wholesale.

In this group: Mariam, Abibata

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S.


This loan is special because:

It empowers people in an underserved area to grow their businesses.



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