A loan of $2,075 helps a member to buy food products and prepare food to resell.


01_Meouane Group's story

This banc villageois created in December 2011 is made up of these brave women who live in the same village. They have repaid several loans without difficulty. They primarily run businesses selling various items.

Maguette is thirty-two years old and she is the representative of the group. She is standing on the left side of the photo with her arm raised. She is married and the mother of four children who all attend school.

Maguette runs a business selling breakfast and dinner, which she developed at the bus station and her local school. She boasts twelve years of experience in this industry. With this loan, she will buy one bag of potatoes, one bag of onions, five kg of meat and the ingredients required to prepare food. Her profits will allow her to provide for her needs to strengthen her capital.

In this group: Yacine, Maguette, Khady, Tacko, Ndéye, Ndéye Sokhna, Thioro, Awa, Awa, Nogaye, Ndoumbé, Ndoya, Khady, Anta, Meïssa, Bouuso, Mame Sassoume, Nogaye, Nogaye, Sokhna, Fatou

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Abigail Leavens.


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.