A loan of $725 helped to buy general food supplies.


Adjowa's story

Adjowa is a 47 year old woman. She is married to a customs officer. She has three children who all attend school. The eldest is 19 and the youngest is 15. Adjowa has been working as a retailer since 1996. She sells general food supplies for all her customers at the market. She buys her products in Lomé. She works alone. At the moment, her main problem is running out of supplies. Adjowa is requesting her third loan from WAGES in order to purchase general food supplies. She wants to reinvest in her business. In the coming years, Adjowa would like to open a shop. She says that she plans to use any profits to ensure that her family is able to flourish.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stella Hodkin



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