A loan of $875 helped strengthen her small business.


Fatou's story

Fatou M. is a 40 year-old woman. She is married and a mother of six. She has been a member of the Banc Villageois (village loan group) for eight and a half years, and has been a beneficiary of loans 17 times in a row. She sells millet porridge, which she prepares herself. In parallel she also sells lemon juice. She provides for part of the family expenses.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Charlotte Buecheler



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