A loan of $2,025 helped a member to purchase fruits, nuts, corn and condiments for resale.


Wangninagbe Group's story

The Wangninagbe group of 20 entrepreneurs all live in the same village of Avrankou, just outside Porto-Novo, Benin's administrative capital. This is their first loan with ALIDE.

Joulienne (with her hand raised in the photo) was born in 1979 in Avrankou. She now lives with her husband Antoine and their three children. For the past 20 years she has sold fruits and meals around her neighborhood. This loan will enable her to purchase fruits, palm nuts, corn and condiments for sale and as ingredients for meals. Her aim in the long term is to build a beautiful home. She claims to have a very strong entrepreneurial spirit.

In this group: Joulienne, Augustine, Carolle, Chadjou, Jeanne, Métoché, Metohoun, Senouavi, Gisèle, Emilienne, Mèdeyonmi, Jeanne, Rachel, Jeanne, Jeanne, Dossi, Lucienne, Bernadette



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