A loan of $4,125 helped a member purchase soft goods and various products.


Alogojesuton 9 Group's story

The group Alogojesuton 9 is made up of twenty-nine residents of the same neighborhood. This is the first time that the group has sought a loan from ALIDé, in order to raise the level of their business.

The representative of the group is Laure, pictured with her hand raised in the photo. Laure is a 45-year-old widow. She has one child who attends school and is in her care. Laure lives alone with her child. In order to meet all her needs, Laure sells soft goods and various products as a traveling merchant.

Laure stocks up at a market in Bénin. In Order to meet the demands of her customers, and to increase her business' revenue, Laure is seeking a loan with the other members of her group Alogojesuton 9, their first loan with ALIDé.

In this group: Laure, Rachelle, Elise, Colette, Constante, Marie-Louise Ablawa, Inès, Houéfa Virginie, Math, Delphine, Edith, Rosaline, Antoinette, Suzanne, Léa, Carole, Fabienne, Denise, Martin, Martine, Viviane, Françoise, Akoélé Abla, Gabrielle, Edwige, Raymonde, Julienne Amelie, Henriette, Edwige
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Long Phillips



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