A loan of $3,175 helped a member to buy cereals.


Bikedinadou Group's story

Mother of four children, two of which attend school, Essossimna was born in 1980 and is a retailer. Her husband is a farmer. In 2003 she started her business by herself. She is on her second loan with WAGES and this loan will enable her to buy corn. She is the manager of the Bikedinadou Group which consists of women who are all merchants. With their profits, they will expand their arable land and ensure a better future for their families.

In this group: Essossimna, Ama, Koumealo, Feigbawè, Hodalo, Tchilalo, Abidé, Piyalo, Hodalo, Koumealo, Piyalo, Hodalo, Mazalo, Nèmé, Mazoulmani
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Frances Hsieh



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