A loan of $1,125 helped a member to buy one box of sewing thread, 2 boxes of fasteners and 2 boxes of mixed buttons.


Brigitte Dedewanou's Group's story

Brigitte Dedewanou's group is made up of two people who are joint guarantors. Brigitte Dedewanou, the leader, is 33 years old and married. She is the mother of 3 children, aged between 2 and 8, two of whom attend school. She trained as a seamstress and has a studio where she has also been selling haberdashery for several years. She gets her supplies at one of Benin's markets and abroad.

Brigitte Dedewanou has requested and received a loan from Finadev, with the aim of strengthening her business and satisfying her customers' needs. Her current loan will enable her to contribute to her children's educational expenses and to meet her own needs.

Brigitte Dedewanou is on the left of the picture.

In this group: Brigitte Dedewanou, Ayodélé Abadjayé
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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