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A loan of $775 helped to buy general food products.


Akossiwa's story

Akossiwa, age 42, is the mother of two children ages 13 and 16 who both go to school. Her husband is a reseller.

Akossiwa has been selling general food products for ten years, working from her home. She is seeking a loan from WAGES to replenish her stock of merchandise.

She plans to reinvest future profits into her business. In the long term, she would like to travel abroad to buy wholesale. She also wants to provide for her children’s education.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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