A loan of $3,725 helps a member to buy some sheep to fatten.


01_Takku Liggey Keur Madaro Group's story

This group, in place since 2005, is made up of 8 women. They live in the same village. Their main businesses are agriculture and sales. They are on their first loan with Caurie. Madame Fatou, 60 years old, is the representative, at the right in a multi-coloured dress and raising a hand. She is a married woman who is the mother of 8 children of whom two are girls. Madame Fatou manages a business of sheep fattening. She is expanding [it] at the local market. She has more than 10 years of good experience in this sector. She is going to buy 3 sheep to bring to her business. She has a good clientele and is well known in the area. Her profits are going to be used to meet her needs and to help her husband with the management of the house.

In this group: Fatou, Sokhna, Yacine, Ndéye, Aïda, Fatou, Rokhaya, Fatou

Translated from French.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
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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.

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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.