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Dorcise Sandrine

baguida, , Togo / Food

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A loan helped to buy 2 bags of sugar, 1 bottle of oil, 1 bag of wheat flour, and 1 bag of maize.


Dorcise Sandrine's story

Sandrine is a married woman of 45 and is the mother of four children. She sells porridge and beignets. Sandrine stocks up on ingredients at the marketplace every day.

With this loan, she plans to purchase bags of maize, sugar, and wheat flour, as well as containers of oil in order to satisfy customer demand.

Sandrine hopes to escape poverty and one day achieve financial autonomy.