A loan of $800 helped to buy foodstuffs.

Koffi's story

Koffi lives with his wife and their two children, who go to school in Lomé. Koffi himself is a laborer in a local company.In order to make ends meet and ensure a bright future for his family, he has opened a shop in which he sells groceries. His wife is also involved in his business and he is on his fourth loan from WAGES. This loan will enable him to get fresh supplies of rice, vegetable oil, canned tomatoes, sugar, detergents...In the future Koffi would like to become a wholesaler to be able to ensure his family's most basic needs.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras

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