A loan of $1,050 helped promote her business activity.


Cathérine's story

Cathérine S. is a 62-year-old widow who lives with her 2 grandchildren. She has been a member of the community bank of Velingara Foulbe 2 for the past 6 years. To take care of her own needs, as well as of those of her two grandchildren, she started a small home-run pig farm. She rents a cart to go get pig food composed primarily of food leftovers. Her objective is to secure food and daily expenses for her and for her grandchildren.

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