A loan of $2,600 helps a member to buy some different fabrics to sell where she lives.


10 Maguette Group's story

This group composed of five members was created in September 2020. It brings together women from the same neighborhood and united by good social relations.

Madame Maguette is in charge. She is 35 years old married and mother of three children, two boys and a girl who are all in school. Madame Maguette is very dynamic and involved in the development of activities of her locality. She is standing to the right of the photo wearing a red yellow dress.

Maguette has been active in the trade of selling various fabrics for almost 20 years and capitalizes on her good experience.

With her new loan she will get bales of various fabrics that she will resell in her locality.
The profits gained from this business will be used to meet her personal needs and also help her husband with family expenses.

In this group: Maguette D, Saye, Maguette, Arame , Abibou

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Tim Gibson.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural and suburban 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.