A loan of $550 helped to buy fresh tomatoes, red onions, shallots, chives, celery and parsley.

Bethy Hornela's story

This customer is married and twenty-two years old. Lacking financial support to pursue higher education, she opened a warehouse and started selling vegetables, onions, shallots, fresh tomatoes, celery and parseley.
She starts selling very early every day, collecting an average of 10,000 to 17,000 XAF daily. When this loan is granted, she will increase her stock of merchandise by purchasing from a wholesaler one mesh bag of yellow onions, fresh tomatoes, shallots, one box of canned tomatoes, one box of Maggi and Jumbo stock cubes, and chives.
Being welcoming to her customers, she has a good reputation on the marketplace.
With the profit from her sales, she is planning on saving and in the long run wants to become a wholesaler in order to provide merchandise to the other sellers on the marketplace. As a good mother, she is thinking about purchasing a plot of land for her children.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Charlotte Buecheler

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