A loan of $875 helped purchasing generic products for re-sale.


Célestine's story

Célestine E. sells generic products in the big open-air market in Kpalime, a town 120 km from Lomé, the Togolese capital. Célestine, 39, is married and the mother of 2 children; she has been working at this business since 2003. She hopes to use this loan to expand the size of her business by renting a shop where she can display her merchandise and also by buying other products which her clientele has been asking for.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer



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