A loan of $625 helped to purchase grocery items: soap, milk, sugar to resell.


Adama's story

Adama is a young “al poular”, the name of the ethnicity to which he belongs. He is married, but his wife remains back in the village. He himself has come to seek his fortune. He has invested in commerce and manages a shop selling a variety of products. At the same time, he has a stall selling breakfasts. Adama has over five years of experience in this domain and is here for the first time to request support form IMCEC to purchase some merchandise: sugar, soap, powdered milk, tea, …

At the end of every month, Adama sends some money for food to his wife and parents back in the village. His ambition is to open a large store and to stock a lot of merchandise in demand by his customers.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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