A loan helped a member to buy three sheep.


Fatou's Group's story

This group is part of a "banc villageois" which was created in November 2010 grouping together very dynamic and supportive women who are primarily in business.
Fatou, stood on the right with her hand raised is the main borrower. She is 43 years old, married and mother of seven children, of which four are girls. She has been involved in the fattening of animals for ten years now and is very experienced in the sector.
With her new loan, she plans to buy three sheep which she will resell after five months of fattening.
With the profits coming from that, she

In this group: Fatou , Mbissane

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Joanne Assheton.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.



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