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A loan of $975 helped a member purchase 4 bags of germinated millet for producing "dolo" (a local beverage).

Gouwend Manegre Group's story

Christine represents the Gouwend Manegre group. She is married and the mother of 6 children. Her oldest child is 21 years old; the youngest is 2 years old. One of her children currently attends school, and she has 4 people in her care.

Christine has been making dolo (a local beverage) for the last 5 years. She stocks up on supplies in Yagma. Her clients are the men and women of her neighborhood. She wants to purchase 4 bags of germinated millet for preparing the dolo. She wants to save her profits. Christine hopes to grow her business and improve the living conditions for her family.

In this group: Christine, Kouka, B.minata, Bibata, Mariam, Zoenabo, Safoura

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Long Phillips

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