A loan helped a member to buy clothes and shoes for resale.


09-Gpf Kawrale Group's story

This group is made up of five women. They live in the same village and are linked by friendship. Their common interest in the same economic activities were the reason for this group. Their principal activity is the sale of a variety of products. Dado Abdoul, on the left of the photo, is the representative of the group. She is 49, married and mother of five children including two girls. She works in retail. She usually stocks up with merchandise in the capital. She sells clothing and shoes and all her products are resold in the local area. With the profits she intends to make, the client plans to make her business more productive and satisfy her personal needs.

In this group: Mariata Mamadou, Leyla, Aminata Hamady, Dieynaba Kakary, Dado Abdoul

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Joanne Assheton.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women in rural Senegal.



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