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Manguiliwè
This woman learned the skill of sewing and since 2006, she has practiced this skill from her house in the neighborhood of Novissi in Lomé. After the end of her training, she could not purchase a sewing machine; she was happy to use her friend's sewing machine.


Now she is requesting a loan from WAGES (the micro-finance group) in order to purchase her own sewing machine; she also wants to use this loan to rent a sewing workshop for her business activities.


She is single and does not have children.

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Cette dame a appris le métier de couture qu’elle exerce depuis 2006 dans sa maison dans le quartier Novissi à Lomé. Depuis la fin de sa formation, elle n’a pas pu acheter une machine à coudre ; elle se contente d’utiliser une de son amie. Elle sollicite maintenant un crédit de WAGES pour acheter une machine à coudre qui sera pour elle ; elle veut aussi utiliser ce crédit pour louer un atelier de couture pour rendre ses activités professionnelles. Elle est célibataire et sans enfant.

Additional Information

About Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social

This loan is administered by Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES), Togo’s second-largest microfinance institution. Along with a wide range of savings and loan products, WAGES offers its clients training programs in basic literacy, health care (HIV/AIDS and malaria), and business-related subjects (business management, marketing, accounting). You can show your support for WAGES by joining its lending team!

About Togo

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 2
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,706,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 458.6
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Manguiliwè to purchase a sewing machine and to rent a sewing workshop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 26, 2009
Listed
Sep 1, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 15, 2010