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Janet is 36 years old. She is married and has two children who are both in school. She lives with her children and her husband in a rented apartment in Axim, which is along the coastal area in the western region of Ghana. Most people in Axim are involved in the fishing business.

Janet has been a seamstress by profession for thirteen years. She has six apprentices who she is in the process of training. In order to expand her seamstress business and to provide a better service to her client base, she is seeking a loan in the amount of $1,075 to purchase different kinds of fabrics and other sewing accessories.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 19
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    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $12,521,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.4
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Janet to expand and improve her seamstress business by purchasing sewing accessories and different fabrics.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 2, 2009
Dec 14, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 2, 2010