A loan of $4,300 helped a member to buy millet and a basket of smoked fish.


Khady's Group's story

The village lending group (Banc Villageois) was created October 15, 2010. It is made up of 47 members who live in perfect understanding of one another. As their main business, they all work in trade.
Yandé, standing up at the right of the photo and raising her hand, is 60 years old. She is a widow and mother of two boys and one girl. As her main activity, she works in trade.
In effect, with the loan received, she is going to buy one basket of fish, costing 50,000XOF, and 100kg of millet.
She will use the profits generated to reinforce her savings and to buy rice to prepare for winter.

In this group: Khady, Ndiouthia, Mbayang, Mbene, Sagar, Awa Djibi, Aissatou, Diamane*, Ndiaye, Ndatte, Awa Waly, Bineta*, Coumba, Alima, Mareme, Sokhna, Seynabou*, Khady Fab, Kene, Gnilane, Bangou, Yande, Celine, Daba, Khemesse, Rokhy, Ndella*, Codou, Ndeba*, Dioba, Yacine, Yande, Gawdou, Fatoumata Rose, Bousso, Mackou, Bineta, Tenning, Tenning, Ndella, Astou*, Marie, Amy, Codou, Anna
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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