A loan of $3,300 helps a member to buy goods for various businesses and for market gardening.


Sd Aminata Group's story

This group has been in place since 2014. The women live in the same vallage and socialize at all times of the year. A real bond exists among them. All the women here each have their own businesses. The representative of the group, the right hand raised in the photo, is Aminata. She is married, the mother of 7 children. She just joined the group. She works in food service and market gardening during a certain time of the year. The food service is a continuing business. In food service she has had more than 10 years of experience. Her village has a large rainwater retention basin which permits the women to devote themselves to market gardening. The revenues received from her businesses are gong to allow her to add to her savings. With her income she plans to help her husband manage the needs of the family to take care of the children (food, health, etc.)

In this group: M'bombe , Olo, Khady, N'dama , Maimouna , Aminata, Assy " Abdou " , Awa, Diarra " Samba ", Diamy, Diarry, Yacine , Adama , Marama , Mahany , Fatoumata, Aminata , Yacine , Mariama, Aissata

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.