A loan of $2,450 helped a member to buy shoes, handbags and cosmetic products.


Mamadou Laminegueye Group's story

This group of 20 women is part of the Banc Villageois created on May 4, 2009. All the members of the group live in the same neighborhood and most of them are involved in retail business. Fatou, the group's representative, is the woman standing on the right-hand side and raising her hand. She is 29 years old, married, and the mother of three children including two boys. She sells cosmetic products. She will use her loan to buy shoes, handbags and cosmetic products. With her profits, she will be able to strengthen her savings.

In this group: Coumba , Aby, Aissatou , Lena, Seleum, Aida, Madjiguene*, Fatou, Daba, Penda, Diarra, Lalla, Fatou*, Fatou, Sokhna Diarra, Zahra, Fatou, Thiaba, Fatoumata, Anta
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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