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Touba Group
In this Group: Bintou, Bori , Amy , Moussoulountang, Gnamokono, Manding, Seynabou, Ramatoulaye, Mouslountang , Mabintou, Fang
This solidarity group was created on August 17, 2005. It is made up of 11 women who live in the same area. For work, they sell palm oil, hot peppers, and fruits of the Baobab tree. Madame Fang (at the right of the photo, raising her hand) manages the group. She is 45 years old. She is married and the mother of five children. She also cares for the child of a nearby relative.

She sells hot peppers which she cultivates in her garden. She has great experience in this area, as she has carried out this work for many years. This loan will allow her to increase her production capacities by purchasing quality seeds and agricultural inputs in order to better develop her business. The profits made from this operation will allow her to grow her savings and to better the livelihoods of her family (health, clothing, diet, etc.)
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Le groupe de solidarité est créé le 17 aout 2005. Il est composé de 11 femmes qui viennent de la même localité. Elle font comme activités la vente de l'huile de palme, du piment et du pain de singe.

Madame Fang (à la droite de la photo levant la main) est responsable du groupe. Elle est âgée de 45 ans. Elle est mariée et mère de cinq enfants. Elle a aussi un enfant en sa charge confié par un parent proche.

Elle s'active dans la vente du piment qu'elle produit dans son jardin. Elle a une très bonne expérience dans ce domaine. Elle pratique cette activité depuis plusieurs années.

Ce prêt lui permettra d'augmenter sa capacité de production en achetant des semences de qualité et des intrants afin de mieux développer son activité.

les profits qui seront tirer de cette opération lui permettront de renforcer ses épargnes et de participer à l'amélioration des conditions de vie de la famille(santé, habillement, nourriture etc.)

Additional Information

About CAURIE Micro Finance

The mission of CAURIE Micro Finance is to contribute sustainably and to offer microfinance services adapted to impoverished micro-entrepreneurs, primarily women, based on the principles of ‘credit for the poor’ and on microfinance best practices, all while investing in order to become financially independent.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Senegal

  • $1,759
    Average annual income
  • 10
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,150,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 449.7
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Touba Group's $1,200 loan helped a member to purchase palm oil and pepper seeds.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
May 20, 2011
Listed
Jun 9, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 15, 2011