A loan of $4,000 helps a member to buy vegetables for resale.


05-Fatoumata Group's story

Mrs. Fatoumata is a client and has been the leader of this group since its creation in January, 2011. She is 47 years old and is an engaged and very dynamic woman. She is the married mother of two children, one of whom is a boy.

Mrs. Fatoumata runs a stall from her home where she sells vegetables and diverse products. With this loan, she will buy oil, onions, potatoes, garlic, and bouillon to resell to her customers. The resulting profits will enable her to diversify her business and begin raising animals.

In this group: Fatoumata, Fatoumata Sane , Houleye , Hawa Diamlawo, Dieynaba, Khadidiatou , Salla, Fatoumata, Binta, Mame, Aissatou , Maimouna, Mariama, Fatoumata, Penda, Ansata, Aissata, Fatoumata, Mariama, Tening, Binta, Coumba, Aissata, Binta, Fatoumata, Fatou, Maylody, Fatoumata Daouda , Alimatou , Aminata, Dieynaba, Madiaba, Ansata, Dieynaba, Awa

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Eva Nichols.


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.