A loan of $3,350 helped a member to buy palm oil and dried fish.

Thioce Ouest Ps Group's story

This "banc villageois" was created on the 2nd of September 2008. It groups together women who come from the same district and surrounding areas. The group's members are united by common social relationships and all work in the commercial sector.

Dior is a 45-year-old married woman and the mother of 6 children, 4 girls and 2 boys. She is a small retailer and sells palm oil and dried fish. She is very experienced in this area of business, having been in this line of work for a long time. Her new loan of 350 000 francs will allow her to restock on the aforementioned merchandise. She will use her profits to build up her savings and take care of her personal needs.

In this group: Dior, Fatou , Maimouna, Cécile
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer

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