A loan of $375 helped purchase of rice, peanut oil and two stères of firewood.

Christine's story

Christine DAÏ was born August 28, 1974 in Allada in the Atlantique department. She has been living in the Dogoudo quarter of Allada since birth. Married to Paulin AHOKPONOU, Christine is the mother of four children, all in school. Christine lives with her children. Together, the couple provides for the needs of their family. Christine attended elementary school only. In order to support herself and feed her family, Christine prepares and sells food (rice) in her home. As a sideline, she also sells bundles of wood from her home. She has been doing this for three years and has received three previous loans with ALIDé. All three loans were repaid without incident. Christine now wishes to boost her activities to better satisfy her expanding customer base. She is seeking a fourth loan to increase her stocks.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer

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