Mr. Balla G. is a married man who is 35 years old. He has one child and lives in the Randoulène Nord district of Thiès. He does commerce in spare parts and also in repairing motorbikes. He has his own workshop near Lonase de Thiès and has good sales figures. He has had a loan of 100,000 francs that he repaid as expected and is now on his renewal for bolstering his business. He sells Croix parts, coils, and Bugnon parts for motorbikes. He’s earning a profit of 77,500 francs. This profit enables him to repay his loan and also to invest the rest in his business.
Monsieur Balla G. est un homme marié qui a l’âge de 35 ans. Il est marié et a un enfant, il habite au quartier Randoulène Nord de Thiès. Il fait le commerce de pièces détachées et est aussi réparateur de motos, il a son propre atelier prés de la Lonase de Thiès et réalise un bon chiffre d’affaire. Il a déjà bénéficié un prêt de 100 000 qu’il a normalement remboursé et est son renouvellement pour renforcer son activité. Il vend des croix, des bobines et des bugnons pour moto. Il réalise un bénéfice de 77 500f. Ce bénéfice lui permet de rembourser son prêt et aussi d’investir le reste dans son commerce.
This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.