A loan of $700 helped to buy hair extensions and other goods.


Isabelle Sèhoué's story

Isabelle Sèhoué is 45 years old and is married to a man named Parfait. She has 4 children--3 of which are not her own. She attended school until junior high, and some of her children have [also] had schooling. All of the children are still under her and her husband's care. Isabelle Sèhoué lives with her husband and children, and the couple together provides for their household needs.

Isabelle Sèhoué has been working out of her home as a hairdresser for 20 years. She also sells hair extensions and other goods. This business allows her to meet the needs of her family without much difficulty.

Isabelle Sèhoué procures her supplies from around the area. In pursuit of customer satisfaction and to increase turnover and income, she is requesting her fourth loan from Alidé. This loan will allow her to raise the level of her business, increase her number of customers, and earn more income. Her three previous loans have all been repaid.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Lindsay Ferrara



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