A loan of $1,000 helped to buy cereals and yams and other items.


Faizatou's story

A widow in charge of two children, Faïzatou is 36 years old. Her children of whom one goes to school are successively aged 16 and 10 years old. She started selling cereals and yams in 2000 at the market. Faced with the heavy responsibility of her children, she wants to expand her business to increase her income. She is thus requesting her first loan from WAGES. She plans to reinvest her supplementary profits in order to develop her business and ensure the self-fulfillment of her family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



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