A loan of $350 helped a member to buy coolers and lubricants for resale.

Ifeoluwa Group's story

IFEOLUWA is a group of three friends who practice the same religion. The group’s representative is Houéfa Béatrice, raising her hand in the photo. Houéfa Béatrice is 37 years old and a widow. She lives alone and supports herself. She never attended school.

She started to sell coolers and lubricants through the distribution system nearly 30 years ago. She buys her merchandise in a city of Benin. She has a passion for her work, which allows her to support herself.

To achieve customer satisfaction, Houéfa Béatrice is seeking a first loan together with the other members of IFEOLUWA. This credit will allow them to better meet customer demand and to bolster their profits.

In this group: Houéfa Béatrice, Adéline, Thérèse

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer

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