A loan of $675 helped a member to buy three cartons of hair extensions of various types.


Josiane's Group's story

This is a group of two people with joint liability. The group’s representative is Josiane, age 29. She is a married mother of two children, one of whom goes to school. She is the lady shown on the left in the photo.

Josiane has a stall where she has been selling hair extensions, bissap leaves (dried hibiscus) and flavorings for several years. She buys her merchandise at a market in Benin.

An experienced businesswoman, she has requested and obtained a loan from Finadev to meet customer demand and help to cover the family’s expenses.

In this group: Josiane, Safiatou

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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