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Total loan: $1,400
08-Boudie Samine Group
, , Senegal / Food
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08-Boudie Samine Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!
A loan helped to buy baobab fruits, bissap and sugar to make ice cream and fruit juice to sell.
08-Boudie Samine Group's story
This group of 9 women belongs to a banc villageois that was created in August 2011. They live in the same village and get along well. They all work in retail in order to have a certain amount of freedom. Malafi, aged 46, is the representative of the group and pictured alone because of the preventive measures against covid-19. She is married and the mother of 5 children. She has another boy under her care. With this new loan, she is planning to buy baobab fruits, bissap [hibiscus juice] and sugar to make juice and ice cream. She also sells ice. The profits will be used to strengthen her savings and take care of her children.