A loan of $3,200 helped a member to purchase peanuts.


Diog Liggeey Group's story

This solidarity group was established on June 7, 2011. It is made up of thirty women who live in the same neighborhood. Their main business if petty trading. Madam Khady who is to the right of the photo, raising her hand, is the leader of the group. She is 62 years old. She is married and the mother of six children. She also cares for two children of close relatives. She stays busy selling peanut butter. This loan will allow her to strengthen her capital in order to purchase peanuts in order to increase her production of peanut butter. The profits will allow her to support her husband in improving the quality of life (health, nutrition, clothing, etc...) of her family and to increase her savings.

In this group: Bintou, Fatou , Denissia, Emma, Berth , Marie, Maimouna , Clarice, Irene, Therese , Aida, Christine, Simeone*, Koumarfe, Ndeye, Marie Antoinette, Virginie , Madina, Elisabeth , Khady , Helene, Nene, Jeannette, Albertine, Celestine, Halima, Emma, Aminata, Adele, Brigitte
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Carolyn McMahon



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