Mr Yaovi is 38 years old, married to a seamstress and the father of two children aged 6 and 4 years, both of whom attend school. He learned how to be a carpetner and makes chairs, bed frames and dressers whom he sells to a number of customers. This activity is conducted in a workshop. He is asking for his first loan from WAGES in order to purchase wood. He hopes to someday open other workshops and establish a training center. He will use the profits to ensure the needs of his family.
Mariée à une couturière et âgé de 38ans, mr Yaovi est père 02 enfants tous à l'école âgés de 06 et 04ans. Il a appris la menuiserie et fabrique des chaises, des lits et des armoires qu’il vend à toutes personne. Son activité se fait dans un atelier et il fait un premier crédit à WAGES pour acheter du bois. Comme perspectives d’avenir, il voudrait ouvrir d’autres ateliers et créer un centre de formation. Avec les profits, il espère assurer les besoins élémentaires de la 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!