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Total loan: $1,275
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Salma

Senegal
Senegal / Clothing Sales

A loan of $1,275 helped to buy clothing.


Salma's story

Salma is a very dynamic woman. She is divorced, 43 years old, and a mother of three girls. An example in her business group, she is very careful and devoted to the banc villageois and its meetings.

Salma sells various goods, local fabrics, shoes, jewelry, handbags. She started this business after her divorce in 2005. Salma is invested in her business and does well.

With her earnings, she is going to save money in the banc villageois, take care of her family, ensure the schooling and health of her children, support her mother in the management of the family, and increase her savings.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Lindsay Ferrara



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: December 5, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: December 5, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services