A loan of $625 helped to buy bales of used clothing for resale.


Tchilalo's story

Tchilalo, age 39, is married to a police officer and the couple have two children aged 5 and 11 who both go to school. Tchilalo has been a reseller of second-hand clothing since 2007. She conducts her sales door-to-door, and she buys her merchandise in Lomé. Tchilalo is seeking a first loan from WAGES to buy bales of used clothing. She wants to open a store and improve her family’s living conditions.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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