A loan of $875 helped to purchase a corn mill.


Waliou Olakorédé's story

Waliou Olakorédé is 57 years old and lives in Benin. Waliou Olakorédé is married to Moudjibath. The couple has five children, some of whom attend school; all of those attending school are in the couple's care. In addition to their own children, the couple cares for another child. Waliou Olakorédé lives together with his wife and children, and together he and his wife see to the household expenses.

In order to see to the family's various expenses, Waliou Olakorédé has been working as a miller for some 20 years. With the goal of customer satisfaction and an increase in his revenue, Waliou Olakorédé is seeking his fifth loan from Alidé. This loan will allow him to purchase a corn mill to improve his equipment in order to expand his business and to turn a greater profit. The preceding loans have been properly repaid.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Jessalyn Pinneo



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