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Total loan: $2,725
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Nasinkar Group

Senegal
Senegal / Retail

A loan of $2,725 helped a member to do market gardening and sell vegetables.


Nasinkar Group's story

This solidarity group was set up on 24th March 2001 and is made up of thirteen women who live in the same neighborhood. Their main activity is the sale of vegetables.

Marie, who is on the right of the photo and raising her hand, is in charge of the group. She is 49 years old, married and mother to five children. She also has responsbility for another child who has been entrusted to her care by its parents.

She sells vegetables and has good experience in this field as she has been doing it for several years. This loan will allow her to boost her capital and develop her business. The profits she makes will enable her to improve her family's living conditions (health, food, clothing, etc.) and increase her savings.

In this group: Helene, Josephine*, Anna, Agnes, Marie, Marie, Fanta, Anne Cecile, Mama, Fatim, Mariama, Victorine, Pauline
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: February 7, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: February 7, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services