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A loan of $1,075 helped to purchase "pagnes" and food products.

Chérita's story

Chérita, who is 38 years old, lives in Lomé with her family. In order to help provide for the household needs, she has since 1995 been selling general food products and "pagnes" (brightly coloured pieces of fabric) in the market. She is requesting a fourth loan so that she can buy more goods in order to satisfy customer demand. She hopes to be able to take care of her family and increase her turnover.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras

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