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Total loan: $5,250

Dl_Syalah Group

, , Senegal / Retail

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A loan helped to buy shea butter.

Dl_Syalah Group's story

Since its creation in November 2009, this group has been made up of very dynamic women who are supportive of each other and whose main activity is retail.

Diarra, the group representative, is a widow and the mother of one child. She is 49 years old and is standing on the right of the photo raising her hand. She has been producing items containing shea butter for years. She plans to use her part of the loan to buy shea butter and, using various different products, to make soaps and body lotions. She sells her merchandise in different locations so that she can sell it at affordable prices, even often going abroad.

She plans to use the profits she earns to pay for her child's healthcare, food, and educational expenses.