Julienne sells kitchen utensils and pagnes (traditional cloths) from her home. Her husband is a nurse and she has a 28 year old child who no longer goes to school. She is 45 years old. She is requesting her first loan from the microfinance institution WAGES so that she can buy kitchen utensils and traditional cloths that she can sell to her customers for a profit. She gets her supplies from the Great market at the Autonomous Port of Lomé. Thanks to the profits that she will make from her business, she would like to build a store in front of her house and take care of her family.
Revendeuse d’ustensiles de cuisine et de pagnes à domicile, Julienne a pour mari un infirmier, elle a un enfant âgé de 28ans qui ne va plus à l’école. Elle est âgée de 45ans. Elle fait son premier crédit à WAGES pour acheter des ustensiles de cuisine et des pagnes afin de revendre aux clients et tirer de bénéfice. Ses achats se font au Grand marché et au Port autonome de Lomé. Avec les profits qu’elle va tirer de ses ventes, elle veut construire une boutique devant sa maison et prendre soin de sa famille.
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!