A loan helped a member to buy dishes and dried fish to resell.


10 Pdj Aida Group's story

This group made up of ten members was created in January 2020, It unites women from the same neighborhood who have a good friendly relationship.

Khemesse is the leader of the group. She is 56 years old, married and the mother of six children who all go to school. She is standing on the right in the photo with her hand raised. She earns a living selling fish and has good experience in this field.

With this new loan she will buy dishes and baskets of dried fish to resell retail in front of her house.

The earnings she gets from her business will allow her to take care of the family's food expenses and add to her financial capital.

In this group: Aida, Khemesse Aissata, Fatou Bintou, Mariama, Habi Baba, Ngarou, Fatou, Dieynaba, Khady, Ramatoulaye

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural and suburban Senegal.



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