A loan of $3,900 helped a member to purchase underwear, skirts and tops in bulk.


Allah Wahid Trust Bank Group's story

Alimatu S. is a 42-year-old woman who describes herself as punctual and hard-working. She is married and has 2 children, ages 20 and 23. Alimatu’s husband is a taxi driver. She would like to help her children gain a university education.

Alimatu has been a retail seller of undergarments for the past 7 years. She will use the loan to buy more undergarments like panties, singlets, and boxer shorts as well as skirts and tops. She hopes to eventually expand her business and supply more items to her customers.

Alimatu is currently the leader of the trust bank group called “Allah Wahid" in Arabic. There are 13 members in this group. The other group members also operate retail businesses selling items such as foodstuffs, second-hand clothes, and honey. They plan to use the loan to buy inventory to grow their businesses and to enable them to take care of their respective families.

In this group: Shausudeen, Fulera, Hawa, Issaka, Zaya, Alimatu, Sahadatu, Aduatu, Nasiru, Jamiratu, Hawa, Hafesetu*, Marian
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