A loan of $2,300 helped a member to buy jewelry, clothing, shoes and peanuts.

Sop Serigne Fallou Group's story

The solidarity group Sop Serigne Fallou was created on October 12, 2010. It is made up of sixteen women who come from the same area. They all run small businesses.

Ndieya (first on the right in the photo with her hand raised) is the leader of the group. She is 45 years old, married, and the mother of three children.

She has developed a clothing business including jewelry and clothing for women and children. In addition to this, she sells peanuts.

She will finance her business activities with this loan.

Her profits will allow her to assist her husband in meeting her family’s needs.

In this group: Ndieya, Momy, Soda Soubou, Ndeye Khady, Anta, Ndioba, Anta, Ndeye Maty, Bousso, Arame, Ndeye Khady, Ndeye Maguette*, Isseu*, Magou, Soda Anta, Sokhna
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Shannon Arnold

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