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Deme 2 Group
In this Group: Karidia, Habi, Barkissa, Assita, Sata
Madam Karidia is the leader of the group Deme 2. Married, she is the mother of 6 children. The oldest is 20 years old and the youngest is 2 years old. One child goes to school and she has 6 dependents.

Madam has been selling secondhand clothes for 2 years. She gets her supplies at the market of her sector. Her customers are men, women and children.

Madam wants to buy herself one bale of secondhand clothes.

She wants to strengthen her business with her profits. Madam has the ambition of expanding her business and taking care of her children.
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Mme KARIDIA est responsable du groupe DEME 2. Mariée, elle est mère de 06 enfants. Le plus âgé a 20ans et le moins âgé a 02ans. 01 va à l’école et elle à 06 personnes à sa charge.
Mme vend des friperies depuis 02ans. Elle s’approvisionne au marché de son secteur. Ses clients sont les hommes, femmes et enfants.
Mme veut s’acheter 01 balle.
Elle veut renforcer son commerce avec ses bénéfices. Mme ambitionne agrandir son activité et s’occuper de ses enfants.

Additional Information

About Micro Start/AFD

This loan is administered by Micro Start/AFD, Kiva’s first Field Partner in Burkina Faso. Micro Start/AFD’s mission is to improve families' living conditions in general, and those of women in particular, by facilitating access to financial and non-financial services.

Micro Start/AFD is a professional microfinance institution offering financial services, advice, and training. One of the organization’s principal aims is to collect obligatory and voluntary savings that foster clients’ financial independence. Micro Start/AFD also focuses on building female entrepreneurs’ skills in management and business administration and improving the living conditions in its clients’ communities. More information can be found on Micro Start’s Kiva Field Partner Page.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Burkina Faso

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 6
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    Burkina Faso Loans Fundraising
  • $2,389,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 502.6
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Deme 2 Group's $500 loan helped a member to buy herself one bale of secondhand clothes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 23, 2012
Jan 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013