A loan of $1,875 helps a member to buy baobab fruits, bissab [drink made from dried hibiscus flowers] and ginger to make juice.


08-Djiredji Temento Group's story

This group of 18 women is part of the banc villageois created in September 2013. They live in the same village and have good relationships. They help each other to run their businesses and to be autonomous.

Mrs. Tida, 65 years old, represents the group alone because of the barrier measures against Covid-19. She is a widow and mother of 7 children. She has 7 other children under her care. She has a good experience in this field.

With her new loan, she plans to buy baobab fruits, bissab [drink made from dried hibiscus flowers], ginger etc... to make fruit juice. She has a fridge at home.

The profits will contribute to the construction of her house.

In this group: Siring, Safietou, Binta, Tida, Kadidiatou, Tening, Mariama, Nene, Satou, Sadio, Sona, Penda, Anna, Touty, Nene, Bintou, Aramata, Gnima

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katell Maguet.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
Kiva staff



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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.

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.