Total loan: $4,875

02_Dienabou Group

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, , Senegal / Agriculture

02_Dienabou Group's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to buy crates of chicks and fresh fish.

02_Dienabou Group's story

Set up in December 2012, this group is composed of united women who live in the same village and primarily work in small trade and livestock.

Dienabou, in the photo, is 55 years old, widowed, and the mother of seven children including four boys. She is the group's representative and is a trader. She concurrently works in poultry farming.

Part of the loan she has requested will be used to buy creates of fresh fish which she will resell retail. The other part will be used to buy boxes of chicks which she will resell at maturity.

The profits made will be used to improve her family's living conditions, especially since she is a widow. She also intends to build up her savings in the banc villageois.