A loan helped a member to buy bananas, vegetable oil, broth cubes and resell them.


08-Badiary Alatentou Group's story

This group of seven women belongs to the banc villageois created in May of 2010. They all live in the same village. They work in retail to improve their living conditions. They are very dynamic and united.

Madama Haby is 58 years old, married, and the mother of 8 children. She takes care of two other children. She is very experienced in this domain. She will use her new loan to buy bananas, vegetable oil, and spices and resell them retail. She will save the profits to meet the needs of her children.

In this group: Haby, Dianke, Khady, Fatou, Diarra, Cira, Aissatou

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sylvie Pelaprat.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.



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