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Total loan: $850
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Lagon Group

Burkina Faso
Gounghin, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso / Food Production/Sales

A loan of $850 helped a member to purchase a bag of sugar, a bag of flour, and a 20L drum of oil.


Lagon Group's story

Chantal is the leader of the Lagon group. She is married and the mother of two children. Her oldest child is 13 years old, and the youngest is 4 years old. Both her children attend school and she has 4 other people in her care. Chantal has sold cakes for 9 years. She stocks up in a boutique in Sector 17 of the city.

Chantal's customers are friends, neighbors, and shops (store managers). She wants to purchase a bag of sugar, a bag of wheat flour, and a 20L drum of oil. With her savings, Chantal wants to improve her business. Her goal is to save and to help her husband with the schooling of their children.

In this group: Yabre Chantal, Isseta Martine, Colette, Salamata
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Long Phillips



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: September 4, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Start/AFD

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: September 4, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Start/AFD