A loan of $400 helped to buy deodorant and soap.


Affiwa's story

Affiwa, 33 years old, lives in Lomé with her husband, who works as a mechanic and welder. In order to help her husband with household needs, since 2007 she has been selling deodorant and soap in a store. She stocks up near the port. She is requesting her first loan to stock up a large quantity of merchandise. She hopes to be able to pay for her family’s healthcare while stabilizing her business.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S



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