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A loan of $825 helped a member to buy sacks of corn and beans.

Missimide 10 Group's story

Missimide 10 is a group of three people who are friends and live in the same neighborhood. The representative of the group, Marie (whose hand is raised in the photo) is 52 years old. She is married to a mechanic called Sourou. The couple has seven children, who are all educated; four remain in their care. In order to provide for her needs, Marie has been sellling balls of corn dough for the past 20 years. As a secondary activity she sells corn and beans from her home. Marie gets her supplies in her region. With a view to expanding her business and in order to be more competitive on the market, she wants to boost her stock; this will enable her to increase her turnover and her income. For this reason, Marie is requesting a third loan from Alidé, together with the other members of the Missimide 10 group. The two loans they have already had have been fully repaid.

In this group: Marie , G. Cécile, Germaine

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras

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