A loan of $575 helped purchase of two bales of used clothing.

Estelle's story

Presently Togolese, Mrs. Estelle S. was born on July 10, 1967 in Accra, Ghana. Married to Mr. Fiacre Kpossi and the mother of 5 children who are all still in her care and enrolled in school, she has been living in Benin since 2001 in Akpakpa-Dodomey, a slum area in Cotonou. Having already acquired two years of experience in the sale of used clothes, she washes the used clothing that constitutes her merchandise, perfumes the clothing, and irons it, then displays it for sale. She is helped in the sale of it by one of her children. Mrs. Estelle S. is requesting her fourth loan from Alidé in order to increase her turnover.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer

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