A loan of $500 helped to buy fabric.

Maodo's story

51-year-old Maodo lives in the south of Senegal. He is married and the father of six children. His eldest son is a builder and four of the others attend school. Maodo earns a living by sewing. He has been in this business for 25 years. He is requesting this loan for 250,000 CFA to buy fabric to sew and re-sell. He needs this loan to develop his sewing business and satisfy his customers. His goal is to own his own house in the town.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard

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