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Helen Amen

Nigeria
Benin City, Nigeria / Timber Sales

A loan of $850 helped to purchase more wood to sell.


Helen Amen's story

Helen Amen O. is 42 years old. She is married and she has one child who is in school.

Helen lives in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria. She has a business selling wood. She goes to the sawmill to purchase logs of wood and to pay so she can saw the wood into different sizes. She then supplies the wood directly to builders for building houses. She is happy because she makes a lot of profit from this business.

Helen is now requesting a loan of N100,000 so she can purchase more wood to sell. She says thank you to all Kiva lenders for their financial support.



Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: November 28, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: November 28, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO)