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Elise is a young woman from Cameroon, age 30. She has four children between the ages of 1 and 16, three of whom attend school. She lives with her partner, who has two children of his own. Elise has been running her own business, a small restaurant, for five years. She would like this loan not only for fixing up her restaurant in order to make it cleaner and more attractive, but also to buy four bags of food supplies (rice, beans), 10 bundles of bananas, fish, meat, and 22 litres of oil. This will allow her to better respond to customer demand. Her general income will help her to provide more for her family. Her ambition is to expand her restaurant.
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Elise est une jeune Camerounaise âgée de 30 ans, mère de 04 enfants dont l'âge varie entre 01 et 16 ans et parmi lesquels 03 vont à l'école. elle vit en concubinage avec un homme et a en plus de ses propres enfants 02 autres à sa charge. elle a comme activité un petit restaurant qu'elle gère depuis 05 ans et elle voudrait ce crédit non seulement pour y faire des travaux d’aménagement afin de rendre son restaurant plus propre et attractif, mais aussi elle voudrait acheter 04 sacs de vivres (riz, haricot,), 10 régimes de plantain, du poisson, de la viande et 22 litres d'huile afin de mieux répondre à la demande de sa clientèle. les revenus générés lui permettront de mieux subvenir aux besoins de sa famille. elle a pour ambition d'agrandir son restaurant.

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This loan is part of ACEP Cameroun's loan program targeting poor clients who require smaller loans thant ACEP normally disburses. The smaller loan size allows clients with micro-enterprises to borrow and repay the funds they need to grow. By supporting this loan, you are expanding financial access to entrepreneurs with very little starting capital, including many who have never taken out a loan.

About ACEP Cameroun

Agence de Crédit pour l’Entreprise Privée (ACEP) is Kiva's second Field Partner in Cameroon. Founded in 1999, ACEP has developed a strong lending methodology to serve entrepreneurs in Cameroon's urban centers such as Douala and Yaounde.

About Cameroon

  • $2,400
    Average annual income
  • 0
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    Cameroon Loans Fundraising
  • $1,320,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 505.9
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BEAC (XAF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Elise to fix up her restaurant and buy food products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 18, 2012
Oct 31, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013