A loan of $925 helped a member expanding her business.


Sop Seydina Mahamed Group's story

The Sop Seydina Mahamed solidarity group has been created on May 14, 2010. It is composed of 7 women, all from the same village. They are neighbors and friends who decided to form a group together. The group belongs to the Banc Villageois of Gabar. Fatoumata B. is a 37-year old woman. She is married and the mother of six. She is standing on the far right in the photo and is the group leader. She raises sheep and grows produce, such as onions, carrots, and cabbage. Her new loan will allow her to improve her animal selling and gardening business. She helps her husband provide for their family.

In this group: Fatoumata, Absa Woury, Penda, Ndatte, Khardiata, Oumou Woury, Absa
*not pictured

Translator profile picture

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Ekaterina Sukhanova



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details