A loan helped a member to buy sheep.

Dl_Farar Group's story

This group was created in December 2009. It brings together dynamic women in solidarity, who are active mainly in the trade and raising of animals.

Dibor, sitting at the far right of the photo, is the representative of the group. She is 56 years old, married and mother of five children including two daughters. She is active in raising animals and has great experience in the sector.

With the loan, she intends to buy sheep that she will fatten and then resell at affordable prices. The remainder of the loan will be used to purchase livestock feed.

With the profits she'll make, she intends to help her husband with the family expenses but also strengthen her savings in the banc villageois.

In this group: Yande , Tenning , Dieumbeu , Marie , Awa , Dibor , Amy , Mame Coumba , Aissatou, Sokhna

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Emma Serianni.

This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.

Loan details

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Loan details