A loan of $750 helped to buy sewing machines.


Mabiya's story

In order to contribute to the expenses of the home, 49-year-old madam Mabiya learned to sew. After her training she opened a workshop within which she sews outfits for her clients. She masters her field well as she has been practicing her profession for 22 years. To better respond to the needs of her numerous clients she is requesting help from WAGES for a first loan. This amount will help her to buy machines to strengthen her business. She wants to ensure the prosperity of her business and the self-fulfillment of the family. It is to be stated that she is married to a teacher, they have 2 dependent children who are in school. They are 17 and 15 years old.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



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