Germaine, who is the representative of the group, is 56 years old, married and mother to seven children: six girls who are respectively 28, 26, 24, 20 and 17 years old and one 34-year old boy. She is the one with her hand raised in the photo.
Her main activity is fattening pigs at her home but she has also been selling "pagnes" for more than a year. With her loan she is planning to buy five pigs at 8,000 francs each, ten "pagnes" at 12,500 francs each and a large pig for 60,000 francs which she will kill and sell the meat. She has good experience in this field and despite competition in the area she manages to get by. With the profits she makes she will manage to put by savings in the Banc Villageois every month. She will also pay for her children's schooling and sometimes food.
Son activité principal est l'embouche de porc dans son domicile, elle fait aussi du commerce de pagne depuis plus d'un an.
Avec son prêt elle compte acheter 5 porcs a 8000f chacun pour embouche; 10 pagnes à 12500f chacun et un gros porc de 60000f pour l'abattre et vendre la viande.elle a une bonne expérience dans ce domaine et malgré la concurrence dans le quartier elle arrive a s'en sortir.
Avec ses bénéfices elle arrive épargner tout mois dans le banc villageois ; elle paie aussi le scolarité de ses enfants et la nourriture parfois
About CAURIE Micro FinanceThe 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.
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