A loan of $625 helped purchase of sewing notions for re-sale.

Akouwa's story

This lady lives in the Klinkamé district, not far from Agoè in Lomé. She sells sewing notions, a business she began in 2004. She does her buying in the market at Hedzranawoé. She has a shop that she calls « EL SADAI ». Presently the needs of her clientele have grown a lot. She is a regular client of WAGES and has already received 3 loans of 500,000 F which she has correctly reimbursed. In order to satisfy her customers, she is requesting a loan in the amount of 300,000 F to buy 40 spools of embroidery thread, 25 rolls of sortie, and 100 buttons. She is married and has 3 children. Her husband is a merchant.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer

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