A loan of $325 helped to purchase smoked and dried fish and seasonal fruits (oranges, mangoes, 'mad') to resell.

Fatou's story

Ms. Fatou is 51 years old, married, and a mother of six. She is the one who does commerce in a variety of goods where she has acquired fifteen years of experience. She sells smoked and dried fish. She also sells fruit according to the season: oranges, 'mad' (a kind of eggplant), watermelons, mangoes, … Ms. Fatou always knew how to organize her home with the income earned from her business. She actively plays a role in managing the house. Her wish is to diversify her business.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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