Azetou A. is 38 years old, married to a taxi driver, and has three children. She works in the Adidogomé district of Lomé, Togo, selling charcoal, millet, corn and sorgho. She purchases her supplies from the northern part of the country, and then sells her products from home in the south. This will be her third loan with Kiva partner, WAGES, which she will use to resupply her stock. Not only will this loan help support her business, but her family as well.
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!