A loan of $1,050 helped to buy maize, bags of charcoal, and rice.


Kossiwa's story

Kossiwa is a 47-year-old woman. She is married to a driver and has four children.
Kossiwa has prepared and sold food since 2007. She prepares and serves rice and maize dishes to her clients under the organization Mèche Amina. She buys her goods at the grand market in Lomé. She works by herself.
Kossiwa has requested her fourth loan from WAGES in order to buy maize, rice, and charcoal. With her supplementary profits, she wants to expand her business.
In the coming years, Kossiwa would like to open a second sales location. She says that with her profits, she foresees being able to contribute to the well-being of her family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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