A loan of $4,100 helped a member to buy sheep that she will keep and fatten to resell.


Adama's Group's story

The group was created June 4, 2011, and is comprised of members of the village and neighboring villages with whom they have good relationships. Standing at the right of the photo, the leader is 18 years old. She is a married mother of a 9-month-old girl. With this loan, she is going to fatten sheep. She buys sheep which she fattens up and resells at the weekly markets. With her earnings, she will help support her family.

In this group: Adama, Laba*, Coumba, Diouma, Fatou, Diouma, Khady, Dieyi, Daba, Khady, Thiabou, Mbene, Daba, Tening, Sokhna, Awa, Saye, Ndiole, Fatou, Maye, Astou, Daba, Khady, Bousso, Dib, Astou
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sherry W.



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