A loan of $975 helped a member to buy wool and one sack of beans.

Renaissance Group's story

Mrs. Léonie is the representative of Renaissance Group. She's married and the mother of three children, of whom the oldest is 13 years old and the youngest is 6. The three children go to school. She has three persons to support.

Léonie is a hairdresser, and she also sells cereals. She's been working at this trade for eight years. She gets her supplies at the Sector 10 market in town, and from two surrounding villages, Po and Léo.

Her customers are women and men. Léonie wants to buy wool for hairdressing, and one sack of beans. With the profits, she puts some money away and helps out with the family expenses.

Her ambition is to open a shop to sell hairdressing products and accessories and to improve her hair salon.

In this group: Leonie, Djeneba, Emelie W., Mariam, Noelie Lamoussa
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann

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