A loan helped to buy 20 pieces of pagne (traditional decorated fabric), 30 bags, and 16 boxes of jewelry.


Yawavi's story

Yawavi is a 37-year-old, married woman. She is in the business of selling pagnes (traditional decorated fabric), handbags, and jewelry. She buys her goods twice a month at the store.

She is looking to receive a loan in order to buy a variety of pagnes, handbags, and boxes of jewelry.

She plans to satisfy her customers' needs and have the means to get out of poverty.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Kate Pichon.


This loan is special because:

It helps vulnerable populations in Togo access credit and grow their businesses.



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