A loan of $550 helped purchasing banans.

Mariama's story

Mrs. Mariama D. is 53 years old. She is a widow and the mother of three. She also has four other children in her care, entrusted to her by relatives. She has been a member of Banc Villageois of ADIAF since June 28, 2008. After joining, she obtained loans four times and always repaid them without issues.

She sells bananas. She purchases her produce at groves in order to resell it at nearby markets.

With this new loan she is going to increase her stock level in order to better meet her customers’ needs and increase her profit margin.Her goal is to be able to provide for her children's schooling, food and healthcare.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S

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