A loan of $2,025 helps a member to purchase 2 boxes of cookies, 30 packages of incense, and 15 perfumes.


10_ Keury Kaw Rufisque Group's story

The "banc villageois" to which this 15-member group belongs was created in September 2013. It is made of women who live in the same locality and have good harmony. Their main businesses are small shops.

Nafi is married. She is 44 years old and mother of 4 children. She sells cookies, incense, and perfumes.

With this loan, she plans to purchase 2 boxes of cookies, 30 packages of incense, and 15 perfumes that she will sell from her home. She has been working in this business for 20 years.

With her income, she plans to strengthen her savings and take care of her family.

In this group: Nafi , Aichatou , Ndeye , Maguette , Thioro, Oulimata , Madjiguene Coulibaly , Nene Binta , Adjaratou Pauline , Fatou Gning, Anta , Ndeye Khady , Maguette , Dior , Yacine

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Kayla Sanger.


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.

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.