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A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase grocery items.


Akossiwa's story

A retailer in a grocery store, Akossiwa lives with her husband, a teacher, and their children in Lomé. She has this business to help out her husband in covering household expenses. Having started in 2005, she gets her supplies in Lomé. Her third loan will enable her to purchase grocery items in order to satisfy further the needs of her customers. She hopes to expand her business and help her children do better in their development.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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