A loan of $1,025 helped to buy cans of oil and cartons of tomatoes..


Amavi's story

Amavi is a 47-year-old woman. She is married to a port employee with one 20-year-old child. She has been working as a reseller of oil and tomatoes since 2001. She sells to her customers at home after purchasing her products in Lomé. She works alone without any problems.

Amavi has requested her first loan through WAGES in order to buy oil and tomatoes. She wants to reinvest in her business. In the next few years, she would like to enlarge her business. She says that with the profits she plans to care for her family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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