A loan of $600 helped to purchase charcoal and fish to sell.


Yawa's story

A retailer of fish and charcoal at her house, Yawa is a 34-year-old mother of two children, both in school. Since 2000, she has been running this business by herself and gets her supplies in Lomé. With her second WAGES loan, she is going to purchase some charcoal and fish to resell to people. With the profits she will make, she is going to invest in her children's education.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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