A loan of $1,075 helped purchasing a sewing machine and various materials.


Chantal's story

Chantal is 43 years old and lives in the district of Sèmè-Podji in Cotonou, Benin's largest city. She shares her home with her husband Dèhoumon, a teacher, and together they look after four children, two of whom are their own.

Chantal has been selling sewing equipment for 12 years, and has been developing her own tailoring business. With this loan from ALIDE she hopes to buy her own sewing machine and supplies to drive her business.



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