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A loan of $1,150 helped working capital for her business selling dyed fabrics.


Mansata's story

Mansata B. is a woman of 48 years. She is married and the mother of 6 children. She has been a member of the Village Bank of CENTRE2 for 3 and a half years, where she has benefitted from 7 loans that she always managed and reimbursed well. She sells dyed fabrics. She supplies herself here in Senegal and exports her merchandise to Spain. She shares the family expenses and helps to improve the living conditions of her offspring.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer B Brown



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