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Ama makes cassava powder (as shown in the picture) in Efutu-Mampong near Abura in Cape Coast. Cassava powder is used in the preparation of a local dish called “kokontey”. She has been in this business for 8 years. She also sells charcoal.

Ama is single and has 6 children. She sees to the well-being of her home. Her loan will be used to buy cassava to process into powder to sell. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to save towards building a house.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 15
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  • $12,610,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.5
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Ama buy cassava to process into powder to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 6, 2011
Aug 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 23, 2012