A clothier by trade, Akossiwa lives in Lomé with her husband, a customs inspector, and their two children, aged 13 and 1 years old. The oldest is in school. After her training, Akossiwa opened her workshop in which she operates her business by herself. She lacks baseboard sewing machines. This is why she is requesting a second loan from WAGES to purchase some. With the profits, Ms. Akossiwa would like to invest in the construction of her house, have a large workshop, and ensure her children's education.
Couturière de profession, Akossiwa vit avec son conjoint déclarant en douanes et leurs 02 enfants de 13 et 1an à Lomé. L’ainé seul est scolarisé. Après sa formation, elle a ouvert son atelier dans lequel elle exerce seule son activité. Elle manque de machines de plinthe c’est pour cela, elle sollicite de WAGES un second crédit pour en acheter. Avec les profits, madame Akossiwa voudrait investir dans la construction de sa maison, avoir un atelier plus grand et assurer l’éducation de ses enfants.
About Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social
This loan is administered by Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES), Togo’s second-largest microfinance institution. Along with a wide range of savings and loan products, WAGES offers its clients training programs in basic literacy, health care (HIV/AIDS and malaria), and business-related subjects (business management, marketing, accounting). You can show your support for WAGES by joining its lending team!