A loan of $2,875 helped a member to buy dried fish and baked treats [for resale].


Pc1 Bambilor Group's story

This group has been created on June 1, 2012. It is composed of women living in the same neighborhood or nearby. The group members maintain social ties and share the same social values.

Mrs. Maguette is a married woman, 58 years old. She is the mother of seven children, five girls and two boys.
She has been retailing dried fish for a long time. Maguette has plenty of experience. With her new loan of 50,000 West African francs she plans to buy fish as well as baked treats for retailing.

The income generated by her business will allow her to pay the transportation costs for those of her children who are in school as well as to grow her savings on her banc villageois account.

In this group: Aissatou , Fatou, Awa, Rokhaya, Marie, Diémé, Mariéme, Amy, Marame, Maimouna, Fama, Arame, Daba, Ndéye Thiorro*, Aminata Seck, Khardiatou, Fatoumata B*, Thiaba , Absa, Seynabou, Oumou, Tabara, Rokhaya, Khady, Fatou, Maguette, Sokhna, Fatou, Licka, Khoudia
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S



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