A loan helped a member to buy some sheep for her sheep fattening business.


01_Ndiassane Keur Diouma Group's story

This Banc Villageois, which was started in May, 2016, is comprised of these ten courageous women who live in the same village. They are united by strong bonds of kinship, friendship, and solidarity. They have paid back several loans with no problem. The primary activities and business and agriculture.

Madame Dior is 53 years old and is the head of the organization. She is seated at the far left in the photo with her hand raised. She is married and the mother of seven children, three of whom are girls and all of them are educated.

Madame Dior is in the business of fattening sheep. She buys her sheep in the weekly markets and works from home. She has more than 20 years of experience working in this sector.
With this new loan she plans to buy 4 sheep and sheep feed; she will raise the sheep and resell them in 3 or 4 months in the hopes of realizing a good return, particularly during Tabaski. Her profits will

In this group: Dior, Khoury, Fatou, Bineta, Astou, Mbasse, Ngoné, Ndéye, Khady, Fatou

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer JOHN LONSDALE.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women working in agriculture in rural Senegal.



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