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A loan of $1,775 helped a member to buy peanuts.

Sop Sa Aladji Group's story

Sop Sa Aladji Group was established on May 8, 2010. It is made up of 12 women coming from the same village. Their main businesses are retailing and raising livestock.

Binta is responsible for the group. She's the one standing on the right and raising her hand in the photograph. She's 37 years old, married, and has five children to support.

She transforms peanuts into oil. She has a good experience in this field, due to the fact that she's been running this business for four years. Her loan will enable her to buy peanuts.

Her ambition is to help her husband in taking care of the children's school expenses.

In this group: Binta, Maguette*, Anta, Aminata, Rama Bamba, Marelle, Adama, Penda Thierno, Penda, Ngaydo, Fatou, Fatim
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann

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