A loan of $1,225 helped a member to buy 10 pieces of pagnes, a dozen pairs of shoes and a dozen ready-to-wear items of clothing.


Ya Nere Group's story

Haoua is the leader of the Ya Nere group. She is married and the mother of 4 children. She is doing well. Her eldest child is 13 years old and the youngest is 1 year and 3 months. Two of her children attend school and she is responsible for 3 people.

Haoua has been selling pagnes (highly colourful and decorative West African fabric), ready-to-wear clothing and shoes for 11 years. She gets her supplies at the Sector 10 market. She has implemented her previous loan successfully and is very happy. Her customers are men and women. She wants to buy 10 pieces of pagnes, a dozen pairs of shoes and a dozen ready-to-wear items of clothing. She would like to improve her business and buy a motorcycle using her savings. She wishes to increase her business further in order to better satisfy her customers and to be able to save. She would like to open a shop.

In this group: Haoua, Pegdwende Valerie, Alizeta

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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