Total loan: $3,400

06_Takku Liggey Gande Group

, , Senegal / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy some sheep.

06_Takku Liggey Gande Group's story

This group is made up of 22 women who share strong bonds of solidarity and mutual helpfulness. They live in the same village and took the opportunity to join a banc villageois when it started in their locality in November, 2013. They have small business as their principal activity.

Madame Sokhna (standing at the extreme right of the photo with the raised hand) is the representative of the group. She is 52 years old. She is married and the mother of 5 children, one of whom is a girl. She works fattening animals. She has experience in this work, having done it for many years.

With this loan she plans to buy some sheep that she is going to fatten for at least 5 months in order to sell them. With the profits she plans to add to her savings and develop her ventures.