A loan of $1,700 helped a member to purchase plain and damask outfits made of 'pagne' cloth to sell.


Nabonswende Group's story

Ms. KADIDIA, the representative of the group NABONSWENDE, is married and the mother of two children. The oldest is 2 years old, and the youngest is 7 months old. None go to school, and she has three persons to support.

Ms. KADIDIA has been selling 'pagnes' (the colorful cloth of western Africa) for seven years. She gets her supplies at the Sector 10 market and at the big market. Her customers are both women and men. She wants to purchase 20 plain outfits of 'pagne' cloth and 10 damask outfits of 'pagne' cloth.

She wants to save her profits. Her ambition is to expand her business and to improve her family's living conditions.

In this group: Kadidia, Z.clarisse, Justine Gisele, Haguirra, Alimata

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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