A loan of $775 helped to buy sacks of sweet potato.

Aïssatou's story

Aissatou Seibou was born November 19, 1966 and is married to Jerry Akondo. The couple have two children and have six other children in their care. All of their children attend school .For the past 10 years Aissatou has lived with her husband and children in the Gbegarney neighborhood of Allada, in the Atlantic region of Benin. The couple work together to meet the family's needs.

To meet their different needs, Aissatou sells ground sweet potato. She buys her supplies in the northern part of Benin. She has 10 years of experience in this business and has already completed three loans with ALIDe, loans that have been successfully repaid. In order to grow her business and increase her income Aissatouo is requested her fourth loan to better meet the needs of her clients.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Dave Gibbons

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