She is 35 years old, married and the mother of one child. She was born in Gbidji and now lives in the neighborhood of Adidogomé in Lomé. She is a tailor by profession, but also sells cloth and "pagnes" (colorful African wax cloth) in order to contribute to her household expenses. Her business earns so much that she has already repaid several loans. She has been in this business for almost 5 years. She purchases her supplies in the big market in Lomé and resells the goods at the crossroads of Lapampam. She is helped by one employee. She is requesting this loan to buy 40 pieces of fabric and 50 pieces of "pagnes".
Elle a 35 ans, mariée et mère d’un enfant. Elle est née à gbidji et habite à lomé quartier adidogomé. Elle est couturière de profession mais associe la vente de tissus et pagnes pour pouvoir contribuer au ménage. Ses activités rapportent tellement qu’il a déjà remboursé plusieurs crédits. Elle cumule dans cette activité près de 5 ans. Elle s’approvisionne au grand marché de Lomé et revend au carrefour lapampam. Elle est aidée par une personne. Elle demande ce prêt pour acheter 40 pièces de tissus et 50 pièces de pagnes.
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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!