Mrs. Essobio A. lives and works in Lome where she sells charcoal. She works at the N'Kafu market. Mrs. A. is married to a mechanic and they have one child. She has been selling charcoal since 2005, though this is her first loan from WAGES. She has requested 400,000 CFA to ease the burden of purchasing more charcoal while providing for her family.
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!