A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy 1/4 box of milk, 1/2 box of spaghetti, 1/2 box of sardines, 1/2 box of cafe, 1/4 box of sugar and one box of couscous.

Jacqueline's Group's story

This is a group of two individuals taking out a solidarity loan. Jacqueline, 41 years old, is the group’s leader. She is married and the mother of four children, three of whom are in school. The eldest in 18 years old and the youngest is three. She has a café in which she has been selling miscellaneous items and cooked dishes for three years. She stocks up at one of the markets in Benin. With the goal of bolstering her working capital and meeting customers’ expectations, she has taken advantage of a Finadev microloan. This revenues generated thanks to this microloan will allow her to help pay for her children’s schooling and to purchase a land plot.

In this group: Jacqueline, Louise Ibiyem

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S

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