Total loan: $3,150

06_Book Jom Niomré 1 Group

Flag of Senegal
, , Senegal / Retail

06_Book Jom Niomré 1 Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy vegetables and fresh fish.

06_Book Jom Niomré 1 Group's story

This group is made up of 20 women who share strong bonds of solidarity and mutual aide. They live in the same village and seized the opportunity to join a banc villageois when it started in the area in November 2012. Their principal business is small commerce.

Madame Maguette (standing on the far right of the photo with her hand raised) is the representative of the group. She is 49. She is married and the mother of seven children, of whom three are girls. She is engaged in small commerce of vegetables and fresh fish. She has enjoyed experience in this business that she has engaged in for several years.

With this new loan she plans to buy vegetables and cases of fresh fish for retail resale in her village. With the profits, she plans to develop her business to support her needs and those of her children.