A loan of $825 helped to buy 30 items for sewing and one large bag of used clothing in bulk.


Francine Semanou's story

Francine Semanou is married and does not have any children. She has no dependent. She has been selling sewing supplies, kitchen utensils, and other goods for five years. She buys her merchandise at one of the local markets and has a diverse customer base.

Francine Semanou wants to increase her stock of goods and to contribute to family expenses using her savings.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan


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