A loan of $625 helped to purchase general food items.


Essoyo-Monwoé's story

Essoyo-Monwoè is 35 years old. She is married and has three children.
Essoyo-Monwoè has been working as a retailer since 2002. She sells general food items out of a shop to many clients. She purchases her inventory from the Grand Marche in Lome. She works alone. At this time, her main challenge is keeping up with demand.
Essoyo-Monwoè is requesting her third loan from WAGES to purchase general food items. She plans to reinvest in the business.
In the next few years, she would like to grow the business further. She says that with the profits, she plans to take care of her family's needs.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Emily Frye



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