A loan of $1,450 helped a member buy roots to make herbal tea for 175,000 FCFA.


Rataayinga Group's story

Rabièta is married. She sells materia medica (remedy) products and has been doing this for a few years. She needs to buy roots to make and sell herbal tea.

She is the only person in her neighborhood working in this domain, and therefore the products are selling well. In addition, she offers her clients effective, quality products.

The profits from her sales help her add to her savings, take care of her family, and continue her business. This is her first loan, but she is committed to meeting the repayment dates.

In this group: Rabièta, Habibou, Salamata, Rasmata, Florence

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alexandra Kenin.


This loan is special because:

It empowers people in an underserved area to grow their businesses.



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