A loan of $1,475 helped a member to buy seeds and fertilizer for their vegetable growing business.

Sad Group's story

The 'Sad' Group has seven members and its president is Baka. The group members all live in the same household and all work in the same type of business.

Baka (shown with his hand raised in the photo) grows vegetables. He has requested this loan in order to buy seeds and fertilizer. He has more than ten years' experience in this business and shares responsibility for the expenses of his household and the school fees of his children, with his wife. His working day begins at eight in the morning and finishes at eight in the evening.

In the future, he would like to live more comfortably and improve the living conditions of his family.

In this group: Baka Fall, Modou, El Hadji, Fadieye, Rama, Demba, Aby

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sarah Ryder

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