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Total loan: $350
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Aku

Togo
Adidogomé, Togo / Charcoal Sales

A loan of $350 helped purchase and transportation of charcoal bags for their local retail.


Aku's story

This lady is courageous and very dynamic, she is married and is the mother of 2 children. In 2007, to help her husband with daily household expenses, she started a trade of charcoal bags that she purchases from the town of Sokode in the center of the country. She is able to make good margins on her sales. Wishing to replenish her stock of charcoal that is getting low, she is requesting a loan from WAGES to pay for the purchase of 15 bags of charcoal and their transportation.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer caroline Mrejen



Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Disbursed date: December 3, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES)

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Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Disbursed date: December 3, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES)