A loan helped a member to buy palm oil and lemon juice.


Odile's Group's story

These women are members of a banc villageois called Simple that was founded in their area in January 2019.

Odile, age 34, is married and the mother to six children, three of which are boys. She has been selling palm oil and lemon juice for more than ten years. With this loan, she plans to buy ten 20L jugs of palm oil and fifteen 20L jugs of lemon juice. With the profits, she intends to add more to her savings and support herself.

In this group: Odile, Fatou , Anta , Rose, Aïssatou, Anna

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Meredith Sopher.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.



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