A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy five rolls of poplin, two packets of clasps, jewerlry, and three boxes of soap.


Windingoudi Group's story

Ms. Zalissa is the leader of the "Windin Goudi" group. She and her family are both doing very well. She is married and has three children. The oldest is 11 and the youngest is 5. All three attend school, and Ms. Zalissa has three people in her care. Ms. Zalissa is a dressmaker. She has run this business for 16 years. She also sells jewelry and soap. She gets her supplies at the Toecin and Bissighin markets. Her customers are men and women. Ms. Zalissa wants to buy five rolls of poplin, two packets of clasps, jewelry, and three boxes of soap. She wants to save her profits and improve her own and her family's living conditions. Her ambition is to buy an embroidery machine for her business.

In this group: Zalissa, Haoua, Roukiatou, Zalissa
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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