A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase cosmetic products for resale.

Amélévi's story

Amélévi is a woman, 43 years of age, who is working hard to help her spouse pay for their household expenses. Amélévi's husband works as a dressmaker, and the two have five children, three of whom attend school.

Hairdresser by profession, Amélévi also sells cosmetics and hair extensions in her studio, which she opened in 2008. With her ​​third loan, Amélévi plans to purchase the supplies she needs to better meet the demands of her customers. Amélévi wants to ensure the stability of her business and the well-being of her family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Jane Coe

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