How much do things cost in Burkina Faso?

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Hi there! 

Here are the cost of common items in Burkina Faso to help give you an idea of how far your Family Gifts can go! :)


Bike                                         $68 USD





Doll                                          $5 USD



Ball                                          $7 USD



Mattress                                  $58 USD



Blanket                                    $11 USD



Rice                                        $39 USD (50kg bag)



Maize                                      $29 USD (100kg bag)



Goat                                        $29 USD



Cow                                         $293 USD



Chicken                                   $9 USD





Shoes                                      $11 USD



Shirt                                         $5 USD



Pants                                       $11 USD



Lamp                                       $7 USD



Book                                        $9 USD



Tools                                       $30 USD



Dictionary                                $20 USD



Bench                                      $14 USD



Table                                       $29 USD



Bucket                                     $5 USD



Water barrel on trailer             $120 USD



Sewing machine                     $195 USD



Plow                                        $48 USD



Cart                                         $390 USD



Donkey                                    $88 USD

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We sent a 300 US family gift to our sponsor child , Julien in Burkina Faso end of November , 2016. We just received the thank you letter last week with a wonderful photo dated March , 2017-  his family was Blessed with a bicycle, a goat for breeding, a mobile phone, rice, corn, spaghetti, clothes, shoes, soap, cookies, candies, and milk.
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