Total loan: $5,575

01_Sope Seydina Mouhamed Group

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, , Senegal / Services

01_Sope Seydina Mouhamed Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to purchase fabrics for sewing and resale.

01_Sope Seydina Mouhamed Group's story

This group which was created in November 2020 is composed of 15 women who live in the same neighborhood. They have recently benefited from the first funding of the organization. Their primary source of income is commerce.

Madame Fatou who is 51 is the representative of the group and is standing to the right of the picture with her hand raised, She is married and a mother of 4 children including one boy and 3 who are still in school.

Madame Fatou is a dressmaker and does hand stitching. She has a sewing workshop which is situated across from the public housing in her neighborhood. She has over 10 years of experience in her business.

She plans to purchase a variety of fabrics and sewing accessories to make clothes. She has a loyal customer base, is very well known for her work, and has a well situated work shop.

The profits from the work will allow her to contribute to the education of her children who are at university.