A loan of $1,000 helped to increase her ability to self-finance.

Aïssatou's story

Aïssatou C. is a married 58-year-old mother of 6 kids, who she supports alongside her husband. She has been a member of the COLOBANE FASS Banc Villageois since February 19, 2001 and has had 16 loans. She sells palm oil, "nététou" (a local food), honey, and lemon juice. Her profits allow her to pay for food, schooling, and the health of her family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sherry W.

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