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A loan of $2,000 helped buying a microcomputer and photocopier and installing a telephone to open a business center.

Dopé Noëlle's story

Trained as a secretary and stenographer, Ms. Dopé Noëlle A., born on December 20, 1973, has not had the opportunity of having a permenant, stable job. She is most often hired as a replacement, but she likes her work and does it very well. Her situation does not provide enough to pay her bills and ensure a good future for her. Although she is single and has no children, she is responsible for her mother and two cousins. With her pale skin and enviable beauty, she does not want to leave herself open to abuse by men. Her small savings and a $300 standby credit allowed her to buy a portable computer to do travelling secretarial work. This service would do more to increase her success and help her if she could receive more consistent financial support. This is why Ms. A. is currently asking for a $2000 credit to open a business center. The credit will be used to buy a microcomputer and a photocopier, and to install a telephone. Financing Ms. A. would act as encouragement and a good example for girls who succumb to debauchery, prostitution, and easy money, with all the problems that brings today like AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases. A plan like hers deserves to be financed right away.

Translated from French by Lisa Molle, Kiva Volunteer.

Secrétaire sténographe de formation, Mlle A. Dopé Noëlle, née le 20 décembre 1973, n’a pas eu la chance d’avoir un emploi fixe et stable. Elle est employée le plus souvent comme remplaçante, pourtant elle aime son travail et le fait très bien. Cette situation ne lui permet pas se prendre en charge et lui assurer un bon avenir. Or, bien que célibataire sans enfant, elle a à charge sa maman et deux cousines. D’un teint clair et d’une beauté enviable, elle ne veut pas se laisser abuser par les hommes. Avec sa petite économie et un crédit d’appoint de $300, elle est arrivée à acheter un ordinateur portatif pour faire le secrétariat ambulant. Ce service peut mieux lui réussir et lui rapporter bien si elle avait bénéficié d’un appui financier plus consistant.
Aussi, Mlle A. Dopé Noëlle sollicite-t-elle aujourd’hui d’un crédit de $2000 afin d’ouvrir un centre d’affaires. Ce crédit servira à acheter un micro-ordinateur, un appareil photocopieur et à installer un téléphone. Financer Mlle A. Dopé Noëlle c’est encourager et donner un bel exemple aux filles qui se laissent à la débauches, à la prostitution et aux gains faciles avec tout ce que cela comporte aujourd’hui comme le SIDA et autres maladies sexuellement transmissibles. Un projet comme celui-ci mérite d’être financé aujourd’hui.

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