Falilatou is a 45-year old woman. She is a widow and has two children, who have left school. Her first child is 25, and the youngest is 18.
Since 1992, Falilatou has been working as a re-seller. She sells kitchen utensils and pure water (mineral water in bags) to different types of customers at the market. Falilatou buys her products in Lomé. She works alone. At the moment, her biggest challenge is depleted stock.
Falilatou has obtained her second loan from WAGES in order to buy kitchen utensils and pure water. She wants to re-invest in her business.
Over the next few years, Falilatou would like to expand her business. She says that with the profits, she plans to take care of her family.
Falilatou est une femme âgée de 45 ans. Elle est veuve. Elle a 2 enfants, qui ne vont plus à l’école. Le premier a 25 ans et le dernier a 18 ans.
Falilatou travaille comme revendeuse depuis 1992. Elle vend des ustensiles de cuisine et du pure water(eau minérale mise en sachet) pour tous clients au marché. Elle achète les produits à Lomé. Elle travaille seule. Au moment, sa difficulté principale est la rupture de stock.
Falilatou a requis son second crédit de WAGES afin d’acheter des ustensiles de cuisine et du pure water. Elle veut réinvestir dans l’activité.
Dans les prochaines années, Falilatou voudrait agrandir la taille de son activité. Elle dit qu’avec les profits, elle prévoit de prendre soin de sa famille.
About Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social
This loan is administered by Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES), Togo’s second-largest microfinance institution. Along with a wide range of savings and loan products, WAGES offers its clients training programs in basic literacy, health care (HIV/AIDS and malaria), and business-related subjects (business management, marketing, accounting). You can show your support for WAGES by joining its lending team!