A loan of $575 helped develop and grow her cloth sales business.


Faty Arelle's story

Faty Arelle S., 43, is a single mother of two children. She has been a member of the Banc Villageois (borrowing group) since October 22, 2007, and has received 5 consecutive loans. She has a little business selling cloth and with her new loan, she is planning to bolster her fabric orders and grow her clientele. Her goal is to pay for food, health expenses, and clothing for her children.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer



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