A loan of $800 helped a member to buy 30 simple African print cloth outfits and 15 African prints on damask.

Kayelye Group's story

Mme Salamata is the representative of the group called KAYELYE. She is married and the mother of one child. He is 10 years old and goes to school. She is supporting four persons.

She has been selling baby layettes and African print cloth ("pagnes") for 10 years. She buys her wares in Lomé (TOGO). Her customers are women and men. She wants to buy 30 outfits made of simple African print cloth and 15 made of African print on damask.

Mme Salamata is saving to educate her child and build a house for them to live in. Her ambition is to put aside savings to grow her business and to take care of her child.

In this group: Salamata, Amie, Mariam, Delphine

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer

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