A loan of $3,650 helped a member to buy sugar and tea for resale.

Kambeng 02 De Pakour1 Group's story

The Kambeng 02 De Pakour 01 group was created on the 30th December 2008 at the inauguration of the banc villageois (village bank).It is made up of 14 women who live in the same village and usually work together. Their main activity is small businesses.

Madame Aissatou (standing on the far right) is the leader of the group. She is married with six children, she is 42 years old, and she also cares for three relatives.

She sells sugar, tea and various other foodstuffs .She has much experience as she has been in the business for many years.

With her new loan, she plans to buy sugar and tea for resale.

With the profits, she intends to give her family a better quality of life.

In this group: Aissatou, Gnouba, Gnebe, Mabo, Dioulde, Awa, Fatoumata, Dienaba, Ramatoulaye, Mariama, Hatou, Dienabou, Salimatou, Kady

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer

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