A loan of $2,025 helps a member to buy sheets and beauty products to resell at retail.


10 Aicha Group's story

This group composed of fourteen members was created in September 2013 and it joins women from the same area with good neighborly relationships. Madame Aicha is the responsible member, she is 53 years old, married, and mother to a boy of fifteen who attends school. She is very dynamic and engaged in the development activities in her area and plays an important role in her group. Madame Aicha is standing at the far left of the photo with hand upraised. She has been active in the business of selling sheets and beauty products for almost ten years and has good experience in the field. With her new loan she will buy merchandise as described to resell at retail from her home.
The profits from her business allow her to cover the school fees for her only son.

In this group: Lat Dara, Khary Mb, Aicha, Daba, Awa, Marieme, Arame, Maty D, Ndeye Thiaba, Kor, Rama, Khady K, Astandeye Waly, Amy

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Anderson.


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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*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.