A loan of $525 helped to buy dressmaking supplies.


Houévo's story

Houévo is 40-years old and married to a man named Cyrille. The couple have five children, some of whom attend school and none of them in their care. Houevo lives together with her husband and children. The couple together take care of their household expenses. Houevo attended primary school but learned dressmaking afterward. She has been a tailor in her region for 20 years. She also sells dressmaking supplies. She buys her supplies in cities in Benin. In the quest for customer satisfaction, Houevo is asking for her third loan from Alide. The previous loans were fully repaid.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Frances Hsieh



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