A loan of $1,050 helped a member to buy fish, fabric, jewelry, sheets, and perfume for resale.


Kaay Bakh 5 Group's story

The Kaay Bakh 5 group comprises five women who live in the same area in Senegal. They all run the same type of business and sell fish, fatayas (fish patties), jewelry, sheets, and perfume. The group is represented by Ms. Khoudia, who has extensive experience selling fish. She spends the whole day at her workplace and her ambition is to make her business more profitable. The group belongs to a local branch of U-IMCEC. The group members are seeking a loan of 500,000 Frs destined for the purchase of jewelry, perfume, flour, and fish in order to develop each member's business, increase their respective profits, and improve their standard of living.

In this group: Khoudia, Nguissaly, Fatou, Anta , Coumba
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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