A loan of $1,400 helped to purchase cement for her house.

Aminata Sy Faye's story

Aminata Sy Faye is a 58-year-old teacher. She starts at 8 AM and finishes at 3 PM. She is married and has five children. Three are at university, a daughter is in Europe, and another works in civil service. Aminata has capitalized on 35 years of experience in teaching.

With this loan, she is going to purchase some cement to finish construction on the house and to pay the masons for their work. She had benefited from a 500,000 francs loan, which she settled without a problem. Her future plans include going to Mecca to be an 'Adjaratou' [title of someone who has gone on the pilgrimage to Mecca] .

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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