A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy palm nuts for the production of palm oil.


Ayidote Group's story

The Ayidote group is composed of six persons living in the same urban area. This is the third time that the group is seeking financial support from ALIDé in order to expand their businesses. The group's representative, by the name of Antoinette, is the one raising her hand in the photo. Antoinette is 49 years old. Her husband's name is Marcel. Antoinette did not attend school. She has four children, all in school and in their parents' care. Antoinette lives together with her husband and children and jointly with her husband provides for household needs. For over six years, Antoinette has been selling palm oil in a region of Benin. Antoinette stocks up in a region of Benin. With the goal of meeting customer demand and increasing her revenue, Antoinette, along with the other members of the Ayidote group, is seeking a loan.

In this group: Antoinette , Valerie, Claris, Albertine, Ayaba, Céline

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S



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