A loan of $4,400 helps a member to get supplies for her shop.


08-Nema Group's story

This group of eight women is part of the banc villageois created in May 2009. They live in the same neighbourhood and share good relations. They work in retail trade for their autonomy; they are dynamic and supportive.

Khadidiatou, aged 30, is married and has three children, as well as three other children in her care. She is the sole representative of the group, in respect of the measures taken against COVID-19.

Her new loan will allow her to stock her shop. She has good experience in this field. She plans to increase her savings with the profits and then renew her stock of goods.

In this group: Awa, Mariama , Khadidiatou, Nene Galle, Sira , Fatou Bintou, Dieneba, Fatoumata

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Gina Parsons.


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.