A loan of $725 helps to buy 45 bags of charcoal.


Anoko's story

Anoko, age 58, is married and the mother of five children. She sells charcoal that she buys from rural farms. She would like a loan to buy enough bags of charcoal. She wants to meet customer demand to increase her savings and get the family out of misery.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann.


This loan is special because:

It helps vulnerable populations in Togo access credit and grow their businesses.

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.