A loan of $2,475 helps a member to purchase merchandise.


03_Gpf Cheikh Sadibou Aidara Darsalam Cherif Group's story

This group of 7 women are part of the women's group launched in the beginning of October 2020. Their primary business is the sale of a variety of products.

Madam Tida who is to the right of the photograph with her hand raised, is the representative of the group. She is married, 35, and a mother of 3 children, including 2 girls. She has been in the business of selling local products and sewing for a number of years. With the new loan, she plans to increase her inventory of merchandise and expand her sewing workshop. She is going to sell her products at her house.

Her profits are going to help her husband meet the daily expenses of their household and also pay for the education and the health of her daughter.

In this group: Tida, Aminata, Adama, Oumou, Hawa, Mariama, Pinda

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer firouzeh attwood.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
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*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.

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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.