A loan of $850 helped purchase of mobile phone cards.

Kalabi Elom's story

Kalabi Elom A. was born in 1983 in Lomé. This young, energetic man was born into a family, most of whom have commercial businesses. After leaving school, he started selling mobile phone cards. He sells door to door throughout various neighborhoods. With this business he is able to meet his daily needs.

He has always had the goal of increasing his business and eventually selling wholesale, in order to raise his living standard above a basic subsistence level.

Therefore, he is requesting his first loan to buy two (2) small boxes of mobile phone cards.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Dave Gibbons

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