A loan of $1,125 helps to buy 30 sacks of maize, 20 sacks of millet and 15 sacks of sorghum.


Amelie Sandrine's story

Amelie Sandrine is the mother of four children, two of which go to school. She has been selling cereals in the market for 12 years and is on her sixth loan from Yikri. She has repaid all her previous loans.

She has requested a new loan to buy 30 sacks of maize, 20 sacks of millet and 15 sacks of sorghum. She will sell these to to her customers and make a good profit. She will use them for reinvesting in her business and save for her children.

She asks everyone to take care with Covid-19.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Tim Gibson.


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It helps borrowers access financial services on flexible terms with no collateral requirements.

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.


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.