A loan of $625 helped to buy a pop corn machine, corn, and vegetable oil.


Amélé's story

Amélé is a 23-year old woman. She is married to a commercial agent and has 2 children, one of whom goes to school. Her children are 8 and 4 years old.
Amélé began selling popcorn in 2009. She sells her popcorn locally to all types of customers, and buys the corn in Lomé. At the moment, her biggest challenge is a competitive market.
Amélé has obtained her first loan from WAGES in order to buy a pop corn machine, corn, and vegetable oil. She wants to reinvest in and expand her business, and make her family happy.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sarah Puchner



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