A loan helped a member to buy 10 bags of attiéké (cassava couscous), 5 cans of oil, one bag of onions and 15 kg of fish.


Longue Vie Group's story

Ms. Sita Dite Bebe is the Longue Vie group's representative. She is a widow and the mother of four children. Her oldest child is 30 and her youngest is 17. Two of her children are in school and she has eight people under her care.

She has been preparing and selling attiéké (cassava couscous) for the past 13 years. She purchases her supplies from Abidjan, Ivory Coast. She plans on using the loan to buy 10 bags of attiéké, 5 cans of oil, one bag of onions and 15 kg of fish.

She wants to use the additional earnings generated from the loan to grow her business. She aims to purchase a vehicle for travel.

In this group: Sita Dite Bebe, Sou, Korotimi, Denise

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer anonymized.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women to grow their businesses.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams




Loan details