A loan of $825 helped to purchase plastic bags, perfumes and various items.


Nana's story

Nana is a forty eight year old woman. She is married to a driver. She has a twenty year old child. Nana has been working as a market trader since 1990. She sells glasses and needles to all her customers in the market. She buys the items in Lomé. She works alone. Currently, her main problem is running out of stock. Nana is seeking her first loan with WAGES in order to purchase glasses, needles and plastic bags. She wants to reinvest in her business. In the years to come, Nana would like to grow the scale of her business. She states that with the profits, she intends to assure the wellbeing of the family.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alistair Assheton



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