A loan of $500 helped to purchase merchandise for his shoe store.


Yannick's story

Yannick is a young Cameroonian who is 26 years of age. He is a bachelor who has been running his business selling shoes in a district of the city for the past two years. Despite his limited experience, Yannick's client portfolio is growing.

He plans to use this loan to purchase shoes and increase his stock of merchandise. This will allow him to better meet the needs of his customers, which will consequently increase his earnings. Yannick is planning to save his income so that he can take a wife and start a family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Jane Coe



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