A loan of $2,325 helped a member to buy food products.


Alogojesuton 2 Group's story

The "Alogojesuton 2" group comprises 21 people who live in the same area. The group leader, named Dorothé, is the one whose hand is raised in the photo. With the goal of raising the level of their businesses in order to better meet the demands of their customers, this group is seeking its first round of financial support from ALIDÉ. Dorothé ended his studies in primary school. He is 42 years old and married to a retailer named Mélanie. The couple have four children, all in school and in their care. Dorothé and his wife live together with their children and provide for the family together. To contribute to meeting his family's needs, Dorothé has sold various food items at his home and at a market in Benin for eleven years. He gets his supplies in a town in Benin. With the goal of strengthening their businesses and better satisfying their clientele, Dorothé and the other members of the "Alogojesuton 2" group are seeking their first loan with ALIDÉ. Their ambition is to raise the level of their business.

In this group: Dorothé, Bernadette, Mélanie, Albert, Françoise, Hélène, Léocadie, Cocou Emmel, Frédéric, Alphonse, Albertine, Georgette, Théophile, Jeanne, Julienne, Dohoué Raymonde, Odette, Rosette, Blandine, Eulalie*, Hélène*
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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