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Total loan: $2,500
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Diadia's Group

Senegal
Senegal / Poultry

A loan of $2,500 helped a member buy and sell chickens, and prepare for winter by buying bags of peanuts from the village cooperative.


Diadia's Group's story

The group was established October 18, 2012 and bears the name of the village where it is located. It comprises women united by ties of solidarity and kinship. In addition to retail trading the women practice poultry farming and agriculture.

Mrs. Diadia (standing in the fourth position from left to right) is the group's featured borrrower. She is very dynamic and shows an unwavering commitment to the success of her activities.

She is married and the mother of three boys and three girls. Her activity is to purchase chickens at 2,000 to 2,500 FCFA, and raise them to be resold at 3,000 to 3,500 FCFA.

In addition to the activity of buying and selling chickens, she intends to use the loan to prepare for winter by buying bags of peanuts from the village cooperative.

The profits will be used to help her husband in dealing with family expenditures, and ensure a better education for the children.

In this group: Diadia, Adama, Adama, Saly, Fatoumata, Bintou, Khady, Ndeye, Dieynaba, Aida, Aminata, Nene, Diedhiou, Aissatou, Sadio, Sona, Dianke, Haradji, Saly, Dianke, Dienaba, Bintou, Fatou, Fatou, Sona
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer René McConnell



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: May 17, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: May 17, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services