A loan of $2,975 helps a member to buy some sheep.


04_Taiba Group's story

Since its creation in December 2009, this group has been made up of supportive and dynamic women. They are mainly active in trade and livestock farming, and maintain good relations.

Soda, standing to the right of the photo with her hand raised, is the group representative. She is 46 years old, married and mother of seven children, including five girls. She has been active in livestock farming for years and has extensive experience in the area.

The loan she has just contracted will allow her to buy sheep which she will raise and then sell after a few months. The remainder of the credit will be used to purchase animal feed.

With the profits, she plans to help her husband with family needs, including the purchase of school supplies.

In this group: Faty, Soda, Fati, Soda, Diouma

Translated from French.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.