A loan of $600 helped purchase of fabrics and women's purses.


Balakiyem's story

Balakiyem A. is 40 years old, and for the last two years she has made her living through the itinerant retail sale of fabric and women’s purses. She buys her supplies in Lomé’s large market. Her stock is low, and she is requesting a loan through WAGES to buy 20 pieces of fabric and 11 purses.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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