A loan of $1,275 helps a member to buy sugar, tea, detergent and more to resell.


08-Bemet Wouly Group's story

This banc villageois was created in December 2001. It is composed of these two women whose main income-generating activity is retail. They come from the same village. They are energetic and supportive. They have a good relationship. Sona, aged 41, who is raising her hand on the photo, is the representative of the group. She is married and the mother of five children. She takes care of an additional four children. With his new loan, she is planning to buy and sell sugar, tea, detergent, and more. The resulting income will be used to strengthen her savings.

In this group: Diarra, Sona

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Translated from French.


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.