A loan of $625 helped a member to buy one ball of weaving yarn and two sacks of charcoal.


Burkina Group's story

Mrs. AUDREY VALERIE SINDA is the leader of the BURKINA group. Sophie is doing well but decided to cede her position to Audrey. Married, she is a mother of one child, who is 2. She takes care of one person. Mrs. Audrey has been selling weaved pagnes (traditional wraps) and charcoal for 5 years. She stocks up at her neighborhood market. Her clients are resellers at the market and her neighbors. She wants to buy one ball of weaving yarn and two sacks of charcoal. She saves her profits. Mrs. Audrey plans to make weaving machines, employ women, and help her husband with the family’s expenses.

In this group: Pegdwendé Sophie, Awa, Houmahanata, Audrey Valerie Sinda
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sherry W.



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