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Siguitemasson Ii Group
In this Group: Djelika , Fatoumata , Fatoumata , Awa Seydou , Rokia , Awa Kassim , Djenebou , Minata , Gnani , Kadiatou
The 10 members of the SIGUITEMASSON II group are married women with an average age of 37 and an average of 5 children. Most of them live in polygamous families in Koula, one of the villages of the rural commune of Banco, in the Dioïla prefecture, in the Koulikoro region, the 2nd administrative region of Mali.
They are collaborating with the microfinance institution Soro Yiriwaso to be able to better organize their activities in the beginning of the wintering. The crops grown are rice and peanuts. This is their first loan with the institution.
With this loan, Minata, the second seated from the left, plans on buying agricultural inputs and small farming equipment, and paying for labor and weeding to maintain approximately half a hectare of peanuts.
The harvested crops are sold at markets in Baou, Koula, Banco, and N'Golobougou to a customer base made up of both men and women. The women plan on making an average profit of 60,000 FCFA per cycle.
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Les dix membres du groupe SIGUITEMASSON II sont des femmes mariées avec en moyenne 37 ans et en moyenne 5 enfants. Elles vivent la plupart dans des familles polygames à Koula, l’un des villages de la commune rurale de Banco, préfecture de Dioïla, région de Koulikoro, 2ème région administrative du Mali.
Elles collaborent avec l’institution de microfinance Soro Yiriwaso dans le but de pouvoir mieux organiser leurs activités en début d’hivernage. Les spéculations cultivées sont le riz et l’arachide. Elles sont à leur première collaboration avec l’institution.
Avec ce prêt, MINATA la deuxième assise à gauche, compte acheter les intrants, les petits matériels agricoles et payer les frais de labour et de sarclage pour entretenir environs 0,5 hectare d’arachide.
Les productions sont vendues au niveau du marché de Baou, de Koula, de Banco et de N’Golobougou, après les récoltes à une clientèle composée d’hommes et de femmes. Les femmes du groupe SIGUITEMASSON II comptent réaliser un bénéfice moyen de 60 000FCFA environs par campagne

Additional Information

Important Information

Soro Yiriwaso is a microfinance institution that works primarily in rural and semi-urban areas of Mali to provide underprivileged communities with access to financial services.The organization facilitates access for disadvantaged clients, particularly women, to new resources and services, fostering solidarity and cooperation among its clients. Kiva lenders’ funds will enable Soro Yiriwaso to expand its outreach and target even more underserved Malians involved in business and agriculture.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Mali

  • $1,100
    Average annual income
  • 31
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    Mali Loans Fundraising
  • $11,918,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 462.6
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Siguitemasson Ii Group's $725 loan helped a member to pay for labor, seeds, fertilizer, herbicide, weeding, and small farming equipment.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Jul 6, 2011
Sep 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 11, 2012