A loan of $400 helped bolstering her working capital.


Binta's story

Binta N. is 48 years old and the married mother of six children and the guardian of two children of friends or family. She has been a member of the Banc Villageois of SINTHIANG HOULATA since July 23, 2002 and has had fifteen consecutive loans, which were always repaid without difficulty. Binta is a seller of vegetables. She has a make-shift table at the central market of her city and displays on it her different vegetables: carrots, turnips, cabbage, dried hibiscus flowers, potatoes, etc. The goal of her loan is to purchase more vegetables in order to make more profit and to help meet family expenses.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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