Monsieur Seidou A. is a chauffeur who also owns a general store. He is 37 years old and married to a woman who also works as a merchant. They have four children.
To make extra money to help feed his family, Msr. A. runs this general store. He is requesting a loan of 500,000 Communauté Financière Africaine Francs to increase his store's stock. He's had the store since 2003, but this is his first time taking a loan from WAGES, a Kiva partner.
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!