Total loan: $5,400

01_Takku Liggey Group

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, , Senegal / Clothing

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A loan helped to buy used clothing to resell.

01_Takku Liggey Group's story

These 10 brave and dynamic women are part of a group that has been in existence since October 2013. They are united and have successfully repaid their 1st financing received from a partner. Their main business is in retail merchandising.

Sokhna Fatou Binetou the group representative is 38 years old. She is on the left in the photo with her hand raised. She is a married woman and the mother of three children one of whom is a girl. They all go to school.

She operates a business selling used clothing. She stocks up in the capital and sells wholesale and retail in her local market. She has over 2 years of experience in this type of business.

She will buy 4 to 5 bales of used clothing and pay to transport them. She has developed a good relationship with her clientele and manages to turn-over her merchandise easily.

The earnings she obtains will be used to support her children's needs, especially their education. She will put aside money in her village savings and help her husband with the household expenses.