A loan of $2,525 helped a member to grow vegetables.

Ngboman Group's story

This group has been in existence since June 2008. In the Mankagne language, the group’s name means “Let's make it happen" so as to indicate the valor of its members. They mainly work in commerce, while some of them grow their own products.

Ms. Sabdou is the group’s official. In the photo, she is on the right with her left hand raised. She is 40 years old, married, and the mother of seven children. She is also responsible for five other persons. Her business involves gardening. She grows several varieties of vegetables that she puts up for sale at the weekly market in her village. She has been in this business since the 1990’s and has a command of this sector and crops.

This loan will enable her to buy seeds, insecticides, and other items to guarantee a good harvest. She will use the profits to save money each mont but also to meet personal and family needs.

In this group: Irene, Sira, Helene, Sabdou, Marie, Fina, Nene Marie, Rosalie, Elie, Elisabeth B., Fatoumata, Aimee, Diminga, Binta, Mariama

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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