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Total loan: $550
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Joy

Nigeria
Benin City, Nigeria / Used Clothing

A loan of $550 helped to purchase more used clothes and sarongs to sell.


Joy's story

Joy sells used clothes, jewelry and sarongs to make a living and sells daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. There are people in her community that cannot afford new clothes. She hopes to own a boutique in the future.

Joy is 40 years old and married with five children. She is a smart and friendly woman. She needs a loan of NGN 80,000 to purchase more used clothes and sarongs to sell. She says thanks to all Kiva lenders.

Joy is a LAPO (Lift Above Poverty Organization) client. LAPO is committed to improving lives in Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa.



Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: November 16, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: November 16, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO)