A loan of $500 helped purchase of thioubs and wax-style cloth for their shop.


Adama's story

Adama D., 39, married and raising two children, has been a member of the village bank of Sinthiang Aidara for two years. She works with her husband. They have opened a shop at the Central Market. She wants a loan to buy thioubs (hand-dyed cloth) and lengths of wax-style cloth for re-sale to boost their clothing business. She is requesting a loan that will be reimbursed at the end of 6 months in one single repayment.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer



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