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Anita is a 32-year-old married woman. Though she does not have a child of her own, she cares for some of her nieces. She lives with her husband and nieces in a rented apartment in Axim, which is situated along the coastal area in the western region of Ghana. In this particular region, the majority of the population is engaged in the fishing business.

To earn a living, Anita is a hair-dresser. She has some apprentices who are training under her. Her shop is conveniently located by the road side in her community. Anita has been in business for seven years, and she is seeking a loan in the amount of $1,075 to buy more working materials to expand her business.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 19
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  • $12,634,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.4
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Anita to expand her business by purchasing additional materials (e.g.,artificial hair).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 2, 2009
Dec 14, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 2, 2010