A loan of $3,250 helped a member to buy two sheep.


Deggo 1 Group's story

The Deggo 1 solidarity group was created on June 16, 2009. It consists of 22 women from the same village who conduct trade, farming and cattle rearing.

Mrs Astou chairs the group. She is 28 years old, married and the mother of one child. She rears sheep. After many years in this activity she has a lot of experience. She will use her loan to buy two sheep that she selects herself in order to expand her livestock. Her objective is to send her child to school.

In this group: Adama Keba, Astou *, Mame Touty, Houleye, Salimata, Salamata, Adama, Assata, Mareme, Fatou, Dienaba, Ndeye, Dioulde, Sira, Korka, Hawa, Bassine, Penda, Adama, Yacine, Bigue, Houlimata
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Robert Mouris



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