A loan helped a member to buy 5 sheep and cement.


Ndoffenne Group's story

This group was formed in April 2007 uniting these close-knit and very dynamic woman who make their living mainly in commerce and raising animals.

Bigue standing on the right in the photo with her hand raised is 71 years old, a widow and mother of two children. She earns her living raising animals, where she has lots of experience.

With the loan she plans to buy 5 sheep which she will fatten and resell after five months. With the rest of the loan she will buy feed for the animals and also bags of cement to finish constructing her house. She sub-leases where she lives.

With her earnings she plans to support her children's needs as she is a widow and also strengthen her business.

In this group: Racky , Fatou Malick , Mame Saye , Daba , Bigue , Khemesse, Nar , Bousso

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.



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