A loan of $3,300 helps a member to buy milk, flour, and sugar to make sweets.


08-Baghère Group's story

This group of 16 people belongs to the banc villageois that was instigated in March 2003. They live in the same village and experience the same realities. They work in retail sales to improve their living conditions. Mrs. Adama is 23 and has her hand raised in the photo. She is the leader of the group. She is married with one child. She supports five other children. With her new loan, she plans to buy milk, flour and sugar to prepare sweets for resale. She is well experienced in this field. Once she has made her profit, she hopes to reinforce her savings and help her husband manage the household.

In this group: Adama, Sadio, Souadou, Fatou, Ansata, Aissatou, Mafanta, Sao, Dieneba, Mariama Sira, Coumba, Mansata, Fatoumata, Roccky, Fatou, Saly

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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*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.