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Total loan: $825
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Gpf Thialy-Maka Group

Senegal
Senegal / Retail

A loan of $825 helped a member to buy various goods such as palm oil, broomsticks...


Gpf Thialy-Maka Group's story

The Thialy-Maka credit group comprises four women who all live in the same neighborhood. They are very resourceful and help their husbands to manage their households. The leader of the group, Salamata Demba, is 53 years old and the mother of nine children between the ages of 34 and 15. She has been involved in commerce for seven years and sells various goods. She has requested a fifth loan in order to develop her small retail business and to meet her customers' demand. In the future, she would like to buy a farm, in order to raise a large number of livestock.

In this group: Salamata Demba , Hapsa Malick, Maimouna Demba, Faty
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: January 29, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: UIMCEC, a partner of ChildFund International

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Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: January 29, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: UIMCEC, a partner of ChildFund International