A loan of $525 helped a member to buy various products and telephone refill cards.


Akouegnon 2 Group's story

Akouegnon 2 is a group with three members, who all live in the same neighborhood. The group’s representative is called Martine Edwige Sènami (pictured with her hand raised in the photo), and she is 39 years of age. She is married and lives with her husband and children, with the couple ensuring that the various household expenses are covered.

For several years Martine Edwige Sènami has worked selling various products and telephone refill cards in her neighborhood. She is passionate about this business, and it allows her to provide for herself and her children. She gets her supplies in a market located in Benin.

To ensure customer satisfaction and with the aim of increasing her working capital, Martine Edwige Sènami has requested her first loan, alongside the other members of the Akouegnon 2 group. This loan will help them to better meet their customers’ requests, as well as to make more profits.

In this group: Martine Edwige Sènami, Dina, Kora Bougnon Mariam

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Paul Lambert



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