A loan of $300 helped to buy basic food supplies.


Afiwa's story

Afiwa is a 52-year-old woman, married to a male nurse. She has been working as a reseller since 1995, selling basic food supplies to her customers, from home.

She has requested a third loan from WAGES in order to improve her commercial activity and buy more goods.

Afiwa would like to use her additional profits to buy a plot of land. In the coming years, she would like to open and develop other shops. She says that with her profits, she is expecting her living conditions to improve.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



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