A loan of $775 helped to make pots, stoves and gourds.


Saliou's story

Saliou is a blacksmith who makes pots, stoves as well as cookers by craft. He makes these implements by recuperating iron and aluminum. Saliou is married and father to three children. He uses the income from his business to take care of the food, clothing and sanitary needs of his family. In order to strengthen his capital, he is requesting a loan of 400,000f to make pots, stoves and gourds. He has just repaid a loan of 400,000 in advance.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



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