Total loan: $4,225

01_Mbolo Takhikao Group

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, , Senegal / Retail

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

A loan helped to buy cooking ingredients and other merchandise for resale.

01_Mbolo Takhikao Group's story

This group is composed of five brave women and was founded in September 2012. The group members live in the same neighborhood and are united by their strong ties. They work primarily in commerce.

Madam Awa is the group representative. She is 50 years old and featured to the right in the photograph with her hand raised. She is married and the mother of five children, including two sons. All her children attend school.

Madam Awa sells a variety of merchandise, including cooking ingredients. She stocks up by buying in bulk from the capital marketplaces and resells locally. Madam Awa has benefited from several years of experience in this sector and has enjoyed success in her business endeavors.

With this new loan, she plans to purchases shoes, scarves, flour, sugar, and other condiments, which she will resell individually at a profit. She has a loyal customer bases due to the quality of her merchandise.

The proceeds from her sales will allow Madam Awa to increase her savings and help her husband cover household expenses.