A loan helped to buy 20 sets of traditional fabric, twelve 200-liter barrels and twelve bathtubs as well as to save with the goal of providing for her family.


Mamounata's story

Mamounata is 38 years old and has four children. The eldest is 16 years old, and the youngest is eight years old. Her children are in school, and she has five total dependents.

Mamountaa has been reselling various items for ten years.
She is on her sixth loan cycle with YIKRI and is requesting a loan to buy 20 sets of traditional colorful "pagnes" fabric of the "super Ghana" brand, twelve 200-liters barrels and twelve bathtubs to meet customer demand.

She plans to use her revenues to reinvest in her business and to save, so as to ensure the well-being of her family.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S.


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