Yawoa A. is 42 years old and lives in her hometown of Lomé. She sells purses, luggage, and other bags. Her husband transports merchandise for a living. They have four children. To add to her family’s income, Mrs. A. works selling these bags, which she has done since 1998. She is requesting a loan of 300,000 CFA in order to purchase more bags to sell.
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!