A loan of $725 helped to purchase shoes, used clothing, and beauty products to sell.

Rahmatou's story

Rahmatou is 45 years old, and she is married to Daouda. The couple have four children, all in school and in their care. She lives together with her husband and children. The diverse household needs are met by her and her husband. Rahmatou has an elementary school education. To manage, Rahmatou has been selling shoes, secondhand clothing, and beauty products in her area for seven years. She gets her supplies from a town in Benin. With the goal of increasing her working capital, Rahmatou is requesting a second loan from ALIDé. The previous loan was indeed paid back.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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