A loan helped a member to buy cattle to fatten.

09_Gpf Yakar Dental Fanaye Guille Ba Group's story

This group was created in August 2019. It is made up of nine women who live in the same locality and have good relations. They are mainly active in agriculture and farming. Madame Mariame, with her hand raised in the photo, is the representative of this group. She is married, 36 years old and the mother of two daughters and a boy. The client has been fattening cattle for two years.

With this loan, she plans to buy two calves that she will fatten up for a few months in order to sell them.

Profits from these activities will allow her to invest in an other business which is selling cloth.

In this group: Mairame, Marieme Mamadou, Faty, Hawa, Aissata, Maimouna, Ramata, Aissa Oumar, Maimouna

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katell Maguet.

This loan is special because:

It empowers women working in agriculture in rural Senegal.

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