A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy fresh fish to resell at the market.


Dame's Group's story

The credit group Wakeur Abdou Lahat comprises three men and two women who live in the same neighborhood and all work by the sea. Dame, the group's leader, is a 61-year-old man who has been working for 30 years. Dame buys and resells fresh fish. He works from 6AM until 6PM. He has two wives and financially supports six children. His dream is to become a major fish supplier, well-known throughout the northern region.

In this group: Dame , Cheikh , Dame, Issa, Awa
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



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