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Vida A. is 40 years old. She is married and has given birth to four children, a son and three daughters. Currently, all her children are in senior high, junior high and primary schools.

She says she works to make some income to support her husband financially to take care of the family. Vida lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in Mampong, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Her husband is a commercial driver. However, he is jobless at the moment because his vehicle has broken down.

Vida deals in cabin biscuits. She buys boxes of cabin biscuits from Kumasi and distributes to retailers who run provisions stores in her community and nearby villages. Vida has been in business for twelve years. She wants a loan to procure more boxes of biscuits. She is hopeful to support her children in school.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 15
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    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $12,610,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.4
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Vida buy boxes of biscuits.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 17, 2009
Mar 24, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2009