A loan of $600 helped to purchase cloth to sell.

Akossiwa's story

A widow, Ms. Akossiwa is 47 years old and has four children to support. Two are still in school. Ms. Akossiwa is a dressmaker by trade and is also a retailer. In 2008, she opened her workshop in which she sews clothing for her customers. She is helped by three persons. Ms. Akossiwa is requesting a second loan from WAGES to purchase some cloth, which she sells. For the future, she wants to ensure a good education for her children.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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