A loan of $3,775 helps a member to strenghten her shop's goodwill.


Teremea's Group's story

This group of women works in various retail activities. Some of them sell tropical products like lemon juice and palm oil while others get their supply of clothing and various items in the cities.

Maimouna is the group representative and has her hand raised on the picture. She is married and has two sons and four daughters. She sells vegetable oil and palm oil. She also works in a restaurant.

The profits she makes from her business are mainly used to pay for her children's education. She would like her children to do well in school so they can be better off than their parents.

In this group: Teremea, Khady, Dienaba, Woude, Maimouna, Aby, Bory, Diatou, Aida, Fanseyni , Maimouna, Khadidiatou, Diarietou, Cire Bono, Astou, Aissatou, Dioma, Tida , Wonto

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Madeleine Travers.


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.