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Total loan: $3,400
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Takku Liggey Group

Senegal
Agence de Louga, Senegal / Animal Sales

A loan of $3,400 helped a member to buy sheep.


Takku Liggey Group's story

The solidarity group Takku Liggey was created on December 5, 2007. It is made up of 13 women who are all from the same village. The group members know each other though friendship and neighborL. ties. The group is part of the SIWAL Banc Villageois.

Mrs. Awa L., standing at the far right in the photo, is the group's leader. She is 45 years old. She is married and has 5 children.

She fattens sheep. She buys sheep at the Ngouba weekL. market which happens every Monday. Her new loan will allow her to buy more sheep to fattten. In the 6-month cycle, she can do two rounds.

Her goal is to meet her famiL.'s needs while increasing her savings with the Banc Villageois.

In this group: Salla, Ndoumbe, Mbene, Arame, Nogoye, Khoudia, Astou, Khary, Fatou, Nogaye, Awa, Ndeye Fatou, Mbodia*
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Manuel Carreiro



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: August 14, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: August 14, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services