A loan of $1,000 helped a member to purchase various food items to sell: peanut butter, hibiscus flowers, and seasonal fruit.


Takku Liggey Sam 5 Group's story

The loan group Takku Liggey Same n°5 comprises five women who are active in commerce. Their official, Ms. Anta, is 50 years old and appears second from the right in the photo. She does commerce in a variety of grocery items, such as peanut butter, dried hibiscus flowers, seasonal fruit…. She helps to cover the family's day-to-day expenses. And thanks to her profits, she is successful in saving money, so as to reinvest in her business.

In this group: Anta , Marième, Mariètou, Adama, Coumba
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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