A loan of $450 helped to buy lagoon sand.

Sossou Moussiliou's story

Born on April 12, 1976 in Benin, Sossou Moussilou is married to Adidjatou, a vendor. The spouses are raising 10 children, eight of whom are their own. All children are still in their care. Some of the children go to school. Sossou Moussiliou lives together with his wife and children. He and his wife jointly provide for different household needs. Sossou Moussilou stopped school at the primary level. In order to support himself and his children, Sossou Moussilou has been selling lagoon sand for almost five years. In addition to this business, he works as a driver and transports passengers. This allows him to earn an income to cover various family expenses. With the view of expanding his business and growing his income, Sossou Moussilou is seeking his first loan from ALIDé.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S

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