Total loan: $1,375

04_Skhadim Group

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, , Senegal / Retail

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A loan helped to buy textiles and school supplies.

04_Skhadim Group's story

Since its creation in November 2009, this group has been made up of women who are united and very dynamic and who work mainly in commerce, livestock farming and farming.

Oumy, who is standing on the right in the photo with her hand raised, is the leader of the group.
She is 57 and married with seven children of whom four are girls. She has been working in commerce for many years and has much experience in this field. She collaborates with her daughter who helps her in her activities.
With her new loan, she plans to buy fabric that she will use to make traditional pagne dresses to resell at the weekly markets. She will use the remainder of the loan to buy school supplies that she will resell for this new school term.
She plans to use the remainder of the profits that she will earn to finish building her house.