Check out other loans that are currently fundraising!
Tawia sells food stuffs at Santrokofi, Hohoe, in Ghana. She was able to complete her education to junior high school and is a widow with one child. Tawia has been selling food stuffs since 2000 and she also introduced the selling of cloth to her business after she lost her husband. She is responsible for paying the school fees for her only daughter and catering for her elder sisters, who are old and not working. Her loan will be used to buy a variety of food stuffs for resale. She hopes to save her new profits to create a bright future for her family.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 34
    View loans »
    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $12,522,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.9
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Tawia to buy a variety of food stuffs for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 24, 2012
Dec 24, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 18, 2013