A loan of $900 helped a member to buy bags of rice, canned food and condiments.

Elavagnon Group's story

The Elavagnon Group is composed of four individuals living in the same neighborhood. The group’s representative, by the name of Fansi Germaine is the one raising her hand in the photo. Fansi Germaine is 47 years old and lives in Benin. Fanis Germaine stopped her schooling at the primary level. Fansi Germaine is married to a certain Albert. The couple have three dependent children, all in school. Fansi Germaine lives together with her husband and children. The couple jointly provide for the various household needs. In order to cover various family expenses, Fansi Germaine has been selling condiments, canned food and bags of rice in her neighborhood in Benin for about a dozen years. With the goal of achieving customer satisfaction and growing her sales volume and her revenues, Fansi Germaine, together with the other members of the Elavagnon group, is seeking a loan from ALIDé.

In this group: Fansi Germaine, K. Bernadine Chancelle, Cathérine, Madinatou
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S

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