A loan of $1,400 helps a member to buy five teapots, three 12-yard cuttings of wax, two 30-yard pieces of netting and four dozen cups and glasses.


10_ And Dimbali Sa Dieukeur Group's story

The "banc villageois" which comprises these 12 members was established in September 2015. It is made up of women who have much in common. The principal activity of the group is small trade.

Nafy is married, 37 years old and does not have children.

She sells fabrics and crockery. She buys wholesale and resells in her neighbourhood.

With her loan, she plans to buy five teapots, three 12-yard cuttings of wax, two 30-yard pieces of netting and four dozen cups and glasses. She has been in this business for three years.

With her profits, she intends to boost her savings and cover the children's needs.

In this group: Nafy , Bigue , Awa , Astou , Fatou Dieng , Ndack , Fatou , Gnagna , Fatou, Dieynaba , Ndeye Binta , Sokhna

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Joanne Assheton.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural and suburban Senegal.

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
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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.

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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.