A loan of $450 helped purchasing charcoal for re-sale.


Blandine's story

Blandine B. is married to Coco Germain Deleke. She was born on February 3, 1963 and she has 5 children, aged 22, 21, 20, 16, and 3 ans. She sells charcoal and various other things such as milk, couscous, eggs, soap and jars. Her store seems like a little supermarket, and Blandine has a lot of customers.

Blandine wants to use this loan to buy charcoal. She buys her charcoal at Dantokpa, and she pays motorcyclists to transport it. She can also take orders. She has been selling her products for 20 years, and she wants to enlarge her stock.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer



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