Kiva Lending Team: Friends of Benin
We loan because...
Benin is a country where about half of the population lives below the international poverty line of a dollar a day; loans through Kiva help the working poor of Benin have a fighting chance in pulling themselves out of poverty.
Like-minded individuals who care about the world and alleviating poverty, especially in places like Benin.
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Kubra received a loan from Patty to purchase raw materials including cloth, colorful threads, needles, buttons and laces.
Jennifer received a loan from Patty to purchase housing materials for a house renovation so that they have a comfortable house to live in.
Rukhsana received a loan from Patty to buy a variety of toys for her husband's toys shop so he can fully restock.
Tehmeena received a loan from Patty to purchase one more buffalo for increasing milk sales to earn a good amount of income to fulfill her dream of providing better living conditions for her children.
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