A loan of $1,075 helped to purchase more foodstuffs and drinks.

Doris's story

Doris sells foodstuffs, cooking oil and drinks. She has been in business for the past 10 years to assist her husband with their children's upbringing. Doris has been borrowing from LAPO, a Kiva partner, for the past three years and is a faithful client.

She goes to Cotonu once every two weeks to get goods in large quantities at a discount. She needs a loan of N160,000 to purchase more foodstuffs, which will enable her to meet customer demand. She says thank you and promises to pay back promptly.

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