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Helena is fifty-five years old. She is married and has given birth to eight children, all of whom are in school. She lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in a town called Dormaa in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana. Dormaa is a commercial and farming town.

Helena is a trader. She prepares and sells palm oil. She supplies to retailers and also treks to nearby communities to sell. She has been in business for four years and wants a loan to buy palm nuts in bulk.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 13
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    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $12,277,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.4
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Helena to buy palm nuts in bulk.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 2, 2009
Oct 12, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 18, 2010