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Noël is 41 and married to a merchant named Antoinette. They have five children, some of whom are in school and all of whom are under their care.
Noël lives with his wife and children. Together, the couple cares for their family. Noël did not go to school, but he learned carpentry. He has done this work for thirteen years, and it allows him to cover his family's needs. He gets his supplies in a town in Bénin. In order to satisfy customer demand, he is requesting his fourth loan from ALIDé. His previous loans were all payed back well.
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Noël est âgé de 41 ans et est marié à une marchande du nom de Antoinette. Le couple a cinq enfants dont certains scolarisés et tous à leur charge. Noël vit ensemble avec ses enfants et sa femme. Le couple assure ensemble les diverses charges de la famille. Noël n’a pas fréquenté l'école, mais a appris la menuiserie. Noël exerce ce métier depuis treize ans ; ce qui lui permet subvenir aux besoins de sa famille. Noël s'approvisionne dans une ville du Bénin. En vue de satisfaire la demande de sa clientèle, Noël sollicite pour la quatrième fois, l'appui financier de ALIDé. Les crédits précédemment obtenus ont tous été bien remboursés.

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About Alidé

Alidé is a Beninese NGO that works to reduce poverty by offering sustainable access to productive loans like this one in addition to savings, training sessions, and social work to low-income families.

Supporters of this loan should be aware that there is some risk of being repaid late. Because the Beninois Ministry of Finance has imposed restrictions on the amount of money Alidé can send to Kiva, the organization can only send monthly repayments in installments smaller than $13,000. This means that some Kiva lenders may receive their repayments late. However, Alidé remains a healthy institution in good standing with its creditors, and Kiva would like to continue working to support its clients. For more information, please refer to Alidé's partner profile page.

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  • $1,600
    Average annual income
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  • $4,467,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 510.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD