A loan of $1,050 helped to buy haberdashery items.


Afi's story

Afi is a 47-year-old woman. She is married to a teacher and has three children. Afi has worked as a retailer since 1996. She buys and sells haberdashery items such as buttons linings, clasps, and other goods to all customers in the Hanoukope area of Lomé. She buys her products in Ghana. Afi has requested her first loan from WAGES in order to buy haberdashery articles for resale. She wants to enlarge her business with her supplementary profits. In the coming years, Afi would like to open additional sales locations in Lomé and in the interior of the country. She says that with the profits, she intends to contribute to providing for the family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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