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Total loan: $5,075
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Fatou's Group

Senegal
Senegal / Retail

A loan of $5,075 helped a member to purchase palm oil, peanut paste, and dried fish.


Fatou's Group's story

This group was founded in December 2009. It is made up of members who live in the same neighborhood and who conduct small businesses. The representative of the group is pictured on the far right of the photo, dressed in green. She is 55 years old, married, and the mother of 3 sons and 3 daughters. She sells palm oil, peanut paste, and ice cream.

With this loan, she plans on purchasing 10 buckets of peanut paste, 20 liters of oil and dried fish. Her goal is to increase her savings and to help out with the costs of feeding her family.

In this group: Fatou, Mariama Boye, Dienabou, Fatou, Houraye, Fatima, Mariama, Aissatou
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Long Phillips



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: September 27, 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: September 27, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services