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A loan of $925 helped buying "pagne" cloth and cosmetics to sell.

Abravi's story

This woman is a widow, and she assumes sole responsibility for educating her child.  She has learned how to style hair.  Unfortunately, this trade did not bring in what she wished from it.  For this reason, she decided to embark on the sale of quality pagnes (colorful West African cloth) and cosmetics in 1989 in the district of Avédji in Lomé, there in her hair salon.  She also sells women's purses.  This new business is gainful for her, and so she is delighted with it.  To replenish her diminished stock at this time, she's requesting a loan from WAGES to buy some pagnes and certain cosmetic products. 

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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