A loan helped a member to buy 25 bags of paste of cassava couscous.


Parate Yande Group's story

Ms. Ouango is responsible for Parate Yande Group. She's married and the mother of four children. The eldest is 21 years old, and the youngest is 19. Three of them go to school. She has five people to support.

Ms. Ouango has been selling cassava couscous (attiéké) for the past 9 years. She gets her supplies in Ivory Coast. She wants to buy 25 bags of paste of cassava couscous. With her profits, she wants to reinvest in her business. She ambitions to buy a plot of land.

In this group: Ouango, Marcelline Lalle, Suzanne

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann.


This loan is special because:

It empowers low income borrowers to grow their businesses.



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