A loan of $1,025 helped to purchase stock of general food items and dry goods.

Kalimatou's story

Kalimatou is a 25 year old woman. She is married to a semi-truck driver and has no children. Kalimatou has been working as a food and dry goods retailer since 2009.

She makes sales to her clients by herself from a shop, and has no significant hardships. Kalimatou has requested her second loan from WAGES in order to purchase dry goods and general food stock.

She wants to invest in her business, which, in the coming years, Kalimatou would like to expand. She says that with the profits, she will ultimately be able to provide a future for her children.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Michael Mszanski

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