A loan helped a member to buy seed peanuts and fertilizer to plant a plot of land.


05-Aissatou Group's story

Created in June 2019, this group is made up of six women who live in the same community. They are united by ties of friendship and solidarity. The main business of these courageous women is agriculture.

Aissatou on the left in the photo with her hand raised is the group representative. She is 45 years old, married and is the mother of eight children, four of whom are boys. With this new loan she plans to buy seed peanuts and fertilizer to plant her plot of land. With her earnings she will develop a retail vegetable and peanut business to expand her savings and improve the family's standard of living.

In this group: Aissatou, Setou , Yama, Khady , Aissatou , Mame

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.



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