A loan of $1,050 helped to buy groceries.


Akossiwa's story

Akossiwa, who has been selling groceries since 2010, is 41 years old and has a husband, who is a photographer, and two children who are at school. She gets her supplies from Lomé's Grand Market and her second loan will enable her to increase her stock of groceries. She would like to increase her turnover and ensure that her family flourishes.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras



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