A loan of $400 helped develop her natural fruit commerce.

Antoinette's story

Antoinette C. is 63 years old, a widow and mother of ten children. She has been a member of the local “Banc Villageois” loan group since 8 January 2004, and has already been granted 12 successive loans.

She produces juice from local fruit and also makes ice cream. Her new loan will enable her to buy all necessary ingredients and pay the power supply costs linked to her production.

With her earnings she takes charge of her children’s needs, increases her level of savings and handles her own personal needs.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer René McConnell

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