A loan of $225 helped to purchase clothing to sell to her customers who come into her restaurant.


Anta's story

Anta is a married woman and the mother of a family. She has been in the restaurant business for more than 14 years. She needs this loan of 100,000 francs CFA to diversify her business by purchasing clothing to sell to her customers.

Anta begins her day at 7am in the morning, and returns home around 11pm at night. She helps her husband with the daily expenses and the schooling costs of her children. In the future she hopes to have a large restaurant and to increase her revenue, in order to be able to improve her children's living conditions.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Long Phillips



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