Light Workers

Perpetual Light Fund Winner 31

Wassiratou Assante, Winner of the $50 Microenterprise Fund (November 2008)

This Light Award is sponsored by My Free Mind Movies and processed through

Wassiratou Assante is a young woman, 28 years old, married, and the mother of one child. For five years, she has had a hair salon in a working-class district of Lomé, the capital of Togo.

She wishes to use this loan to buy a hair dryer and some hair extensions and beauty products for resale. She is counting on this opportunity to improve her family’s living conditions.




Congratulations to Wassiratou!


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