A loan of $250 helped to buy various spices such as pepper, curry, chilies and many others for resale.


Lucie's story

Lucie is 55. She is married with three children. She also takes care of her grandson. She has been selling spices for about 30 years. She has a stall in the big market. She sells spices such as pepper, curry, various chilies and many others. Her business is quite profitable, she earns enough to provide for her family. She has been working with Vahatra for some years, this has enabled her to increase her financial capital and to expand and diversify her merchandise. The family's income is improving, but she still needs loans to buy stock. She will use this loan to buy various spices to restock her stall. She purchased kitchen utensils with the profits from her last loan. She also managed to make some savings. She would like to have a family home soon.

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This loan is special because:

It helps the poorest of the poor in Madagascar to improve their lives.



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