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Grace A. is married and has 4 dependents. She has received a junior high education. Her husband is a military officer.

Grace sells charcoal, which is a popular fuel for those who cannot afford to buy gas. She sells the charcoal at a place popularly called Air Force, near Shama. She has been selling charcoal since 1994. She is responsible for paying the family's utility bills and other expenses.

Grace will use her loan to buy more charcoal for sale, since demand for it is very high. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to support her children's education.

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  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 20
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  • $12,624,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.2
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Grace to buy more charcoal for sale, since demand is very high.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 24, 2008
Nov 22, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2009