A loan of $900 helped a member to buy 20 pagnes, 10 sets of "bazin" (damask) fabrics measuring 1 x 3 m. each, and 20 gas bottles.


Andal Group's story

Kadiata Binguel is the representative of the ANDAL group. She is doing well. She is single and has no children, but she has two persons in her care. Kadiata has been selling bottled gas and "pagnes" (colorful West-African fabrics) for three years. She encountered no problem with her previous loan, and she is very happy. She buys her gas bottles from Sodigaz and also stocks up at the District 10 market. Her customers are neighbors and friends. She wants to buy 20 "pagnes", 10 sets of "bazin" (damask) fabrics measuring 1 x 3 m. each, and 20 gas bottles. Kadiata wants to use her earnings to improve her activity and to save some money. Her ambition is to contribute to the schooling costs of the children who are in her care.

In this group: Kadiata Binguel, Asseta, Kagueita
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



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