A loan of $800 helped a member to buy cosmetics and hair extensions.


Mahudjro-Ac2 Group's story

The group MAHUDJRO-AC2 is composed of three persons who have businesses in common. This is the second time that this group has requested financial aid from ALIDé in order to boost their businesses. The group's representative, by the name of Emilienne, is the one with her hand raised in the photo. She is 32 years old and lives in Benin. She is married to a welder by the name of Jean. They have two children, who are both in school and in their care. Emilienne lives with together with her husband and children.

To support herself and her children, Emilienne sells cosmetics. She gets her supplies from a market in Benin.

Seeking to satisfy her customers and wanting to increase her sales and her revenues, Emilienne and the other members of the group MAHUDJRO-AC2 are requesting a second loan. The first loan was indeed repaid.

In this group: G. Emilienne, Bernadette, K. Geneviève

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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