A loan helped a member to buy clothes and shoes to resell.


01_Ndouff2 Group's story

This group made up of 17 brave and energetic women is part of the Banc Villageois that exists since November 2019. They live in the same village and they are related. They maintain good social relations. Their main business is retail.

Mrs. Yandé, age 63, is the group's featured borrower. In the photograph, she's standing on the right with her hand raised. She's married and the mother of eight children, including three girls.

She sells clothes and shoes. She buys her supplies in the capital's markets and resells them in her village. She has more than 15 years of experience.

She will buy children's clothes and 25 pairs of shoes that she intends to resell with a good profit margin. She masters her activity well and has built up a loyal clientele. Her profits will enable her to put money away and she's considering sheep fattening.

In this group: Yandé, Aïssatou, Ndiomé, Ndéye, Astou, Nogaye, Diarra, Amy, Khady, Fama, Bousso, Marème, Amy, Amy, Astou, Awa, Ndéye

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.



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