Monsieur Kokou A. is 35 years old and has a business selling and installing car batteries in Lome, Togo. He has had his shop, called Garage des Amis ("Friends' Garage"), in Lome since 2000.
Kokou is married to a seamstress and they have 2 children.
Kokou has requested a loan of 600,000 CFA in order to purchase more bateries to sell and install for his customers.
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!