A loan of $600 helped to buy market gardening produce.


Ablavi's story

Ablavi is a 46-year old woman and is married to a mechanic. She has four children. She has been working as a retailer since 2000 and sells marketing gardening produce to all sorts of customers. She buys her products at Lomé's Grand Market and works alone. Her main problem at the moment is not being able to satisfy all her customer demand. She has requested her first loan from WAGES so that she can buy market gardening produce. She wants to reinvest in her business and in the coming years she would like to expand this business. She says that she is planning to ensure a happy future for her family with the profits.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras



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