A loan of $825 helped to buy supplies, vegetable oil and beverages.


Médessè Eugenie's story

Médessè Eugenie is 42 years old and lives in Benin. She stopped her studies at the elementary school level, and is married to a man named Enock. The couple has three children to support, some of whom are going to school. Médessè Eugenie lives with her children and her husband, and together she and her husband provide for the needs of their household.

Médessè Eugenie has been selling school supplies, beverages and vegetable oil from her home for about sixteen years. This business is an important source of income and allows her to meet her needs. Médessè Eugenie gets her stock in her region. She is seeking financial support from Alidé in the hope of improving customer satisfaction and increasing her sales and income. She has repaid all of her previous loans.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Meredith Rogers



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