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Total loan: $4,775
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Sop Serigne Touba Group

Senegal
Senegal / Fruits & Vegetables

A loan of $4,775 helped a member to buy fruits and vegetables, and one sheep.


Sop Serigne Touba Group's story

The Sop Serigne Touba group was created on December 30, 2009. It consists of 16 women from the same village. They came together as a group because they were friends or relatives. Their main activity is small retail business and animal husbandry.

Khayta (standing at the far right in the photo and dressed in green) is the representative of the group. She is 23 years old and has one child in her care.

Her main activity is small retail business: she sells fruits and vegetables. She also fattens up sheep. She has been involved in this activity for the past 2 years.

With this loan, she will be able to buy some fruits and vegetables, as well as one sheep.

Her goal is to improve her family's living conditions and to strengthen her savings.

In this group: Ndiaya Mbaye, Khayta, Mareme, Awa, Faty, Anta Mu Mag, Fama Laye, Anta , Nogaye , Thiama, Diogo, Anta, Ndeye, Nogaye, Fama, Awa
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: March 1, 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: March 1, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services