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Total loan: $3,600
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Bousso Group

Senegal
Senegal / Retail

A loan of $3,600 helped a member to buy palm oil.


Bousso Group's story

This solidarity group has been created on February 17, 2001. The group is composed of 18 women from the same neighborhood. Their main business activity is retail.

Mrs. Diarra, on the right in the photo raising her hand, is the group’s leader. She is 57 years old. She is married without children. She sells palm oil. This loan will allow her to bolster her capital and to grow her business in order to achieve a higher income. The generated profits will allow her to improve the life conditions of her family (healthcare, food, clothing etc...) as well as increase her savings.

In this group: Diarra, Marietou , Dioulde, Adama, Fatoumata, Ndeye, Fatou Digante, Nafissatou B, Rocki Aliou, Gnima, Satou, Satou , Seynabou, Coumba, Awa, Leontine, Bintou, Nafi
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Ekaterina Sukhanova



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: June 10, 2011
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: June 10, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services