Total loan: $2,400

Benkadi Group

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FALO, Ségou Region, Mali / Agriculture

Benkadi Group's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to buy animals to resell in order to take care of his family.

Benkadi Group's story

Aguibou is the president [of the group], he is the only one in the picture because of COVID-19. He is 35 years old, married, father of 5 children between 2 and 14 years old, 2 of which are in school. His wife is a housewife.

Aguibou has been in the cattle business for more than 10 years. He buys his cattle at the local markets. After the sale of his animals, Aguibou can expect a profit of 25,000 to 30,000f per head. The profits generated by the loan allow him to provide for his family's food, clothing, shoes, medical expenses, and school fees for his children. He owns 2 oxen which he looks after with veterinary care.
He is generous and has a good reputation in the village.

Aguibou is asking for a bigger loan to increase his cattle business.