A loan of $525 helped a member to buy fabrics and shoes.


Shella Jocyline Afiavi's Group's story

This group is made up of 3 people who live in the same district. The group's representative, Shella Jocyline Afiavi, is 33 years old and has her hand raised in the picture. Shella Jocyline Afiavi does not live with her husband anymore and has one dependent child who is attending school. Shella Jocyline Afiavi left school at secondary level. In order to be able to meet her needs and manage her child's expenses, Shella Jocyline Afiavi buys fabrics, jewellery and shoes which she sells via the distribution system. Shella Jocyline Afiavi gets her supplies at a market in Benin. Shella Jocyline Afiavi has been running her business for 6 years. Shella Jocyline Afiavi would like to strengthen her business so that she is better able to meet her customer demand. In order to do this, Shella Jocyline Afiavi is requesting a second loan from ALIDé, together with the other members of her group.

In this group: Shella Jocyline Afiavi, Laurenda, Ademombi Céline
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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