A loan of $2,275 helped a member to buy vegetables.


Serigne Bara Group's story

The group was created on May 17, 2010. It is composed of 17 women, all from the same village. Awa is the group leader. She is 37 years old, married, and takes care of four children, one of whom is her sister.

She has been selling vegetables for over two and a half years now. The loan will allow her to buy vegetables.

Her goal is to be able to contribute to supporting her family, and increase her savings.

In this group: Ndeye*, Awa*, Tacko, Dial, Awa, Khoudia, Mime Diama, Bassine, Fatou, Mbene, Nafy, Anta, Awa, Codou, Fatou Ngosse, Dioulde, Bana*
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Holden Ferry



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