A loan of $3,975 helped a member to buy cosmetics and kitchen utensils.

Bokk Jom Group's story

This group was created on 28 March 2008. It has twelve members who all run small businesses as their main activity. Seynabou (standing up at the far right of the photo) is the group leader. She is 53 years old and the mother of one child.

Seynabou runs a small business selling cosmetic products and kitchen utensils. She buys her products in the capital and resells them in her neighbourhood, and this loan will allow her to increase her stock. The profits from her business will help her provide for her family's needs.

In this group: Seynabou, Maguette N°1, Bintou, Penda, Fatou Balla, Maguette N°2, Aminata, Aminata, Ndeye, Mbeugue, Yacine, Tacko*
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Lucy Knight

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