A loan of $575 helped to purchase fabric for making shirts.


Daniel's story

Daniel is 26 years old and lives in Benin. His wife is a homemaker named Rebbéca. The couple has one child who lives with them and attends school. They work together to cover the various household expenses. Daniel only went to school for a short time. He learned to become a tailor in order to cover his family’s needs. He has been working passionately in this field for three years in a city in Benin. On the side, Daniel also sells dry goods out of his tailor studio. He purchases his supplies in Benin. In order to increase his working capital and to better meet his customers’ needs, Daniel is asking for financial support from Alidé for the second time. He has paid back the first loan that he took out.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Chelsea Rosendale



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