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Total loan: $2,325

Fatoumata's Group

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, , Senegal / Retail

Fatoumata's Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy scarves and woven "pagnes" to resell.

Fatoumata's Group's story

These 11 women live in the same village and are members of the same Banc Villageois created in May 2009. Awa, the group's representative, is the woman raising her hand in the photo. She is 55 years old, married, and the mother of six children, two of whom are boys. For the past three years she has been selling scarves and woven "pagnes" [colorful West-African fabrics]. She is taking this loan to buy two dozen scarves and six dozen woven "pagnes". She will use her profits to boost her savings.