A loan of $225 helped to purchase various products like milk, sugar, soap, and rice for resale.


Yacine's story

Yacine is a 27-year-old woman who is married and the mother of a 2-year-old daughter. She lives next to the lending branch and is in the business of selling various products, such as sugar, milk, oil, soap, etc. She has more than 5 years of experience in this business.

Yacine is requesting this loan for 100,000 francs CFA to increase her turnover by supplementing her stock of merchandise. She begins her day at 8am and works until 6pm. In the future she hopes to have a large shop to increase her profits. She helps her husband with the daily expenses.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Long Phillips



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