Lalèyè is 41 and married to Joséphine, a merchant. The couple has four children under their care, three of whom are their own children. Some of the children are in school. Lalèyè lives with his wife and children. He and his wife take care of the family together. He barely went to school. He learned sewing. He also produces palm oil from palm nuts. He gets his supplies in a town in Bénin. With the goal of satisfying his customers' demand, Lalèyè is requesting his fourth loan from ALIDé. His previous loans were all properly paid back.
Lalèyè est âgé de 41 ans et est marié à une marchande du nom de Joséphine. Le couple a quatre enfants à leur charge, dont trois sont leurs propres enfants. Parmi les enfants, certains sont scolarisés. Lalèyè vit ensemble avec ses enfants et sa femme. Le couple assure ensemble les diverses charges de la famille. Lalèyè a très peu fréquenté l'école, et a appris la couture. En plus de le couture, Lalèyè produit l'huile de palme à base des noix de palme qu'il transforme dans sa région. Lalèyè s'approvisionne dans une ville du Bénin. En vue de satisfaire la demande de sa clientèle, Lalèyè sollicite pour la quatrième fois, l'appui financier de ALIDé. Les crédits précédemment obtenus ont tous été bien remboursés.
Alidé is a Beninese NGO that works to reduce poverty by offering sustainable access to productive loans like this one in addition to savings, training sessions, and social work to low-income families.
Supporters of this loan should be aware that there is some risk of being repaid late. Because the Beninois Ministry of Finance has imposed restrictions on the amount of money Alidé can send to Kiva, the organization can only send monthly repayments in installments smaller than $13,000. This means that some Kiva lenders may receive their repayments late. However, Alidé remains a healthy institution in good standing with its creditors, and Kiva would like to continue working to support its clients. For more information, please refer to Alidé's partner profile page.