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Total loan: $650
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Massan

Togo
Baguida, Togo / Food Market

A loan of $650 helped to buy basic groceries.


Massan's story

Massan is a 48-year-old woman. She is married to a driver of a motorcycle taxi. She has one child.

Massan has been selling groceries since 1990. She sells groceries to a variety of clients in a local market. She buys the groceries in Lomé. She works alone.

Massan has requested her first loan from WAGES in order to buy groceries to resell. She wants to strengthen her business.

In the coming years, Massan would like to expand her business. She says that with the profits, she plans to improve her family's living conditions.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: October 21, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES)

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: October 21, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES)