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Papa Alassane
Mr. Papa Alassane D. is only 30 years old, but he has 20 years of experience in his primary sector: raising chicks. He started working at a very young age, thanks to his father, who introduced him to the trade. On the roof of his apartment, he built a coop for the chicks (behind Mr. D. in the photo). With the loan and his own funds, he wants to buy 1,000 chicks and 50 large sacks of food to feed them well.

Mr. D. has been a member of UIMCEC since 2003. He has received six previous loans for his businesses. He lives in Yoff, Dakar, with his wife and six small children.
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M. Papa Alassane D. a seulement 30 ans, mais il a 20 ans d'expérience dans son secteur primaire: l'élevage poussins. Il a commencé le travail très jeune, grace à son pere, qui l'a initié dans le metier. Sur le toit de son appartement, M. D. a construit une poulaillier pour les poussins (derrière de M. D. dans le photo). Avec le crédit et son propre fonds, Il veut acheter 1000 poussins et 50 grands sacs d'alimentation pour bien nourrir les poussins. M. D. est un membre d'UIMCEC depuis 2003, est il a reçu 6 prêts antérieurs pour ses activités. Il habite a Yoff, Dakar avec sa femme et six petits enfants.

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About UIMCEC

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.

About Senegal

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 48
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,535,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 439.6
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Papa Alassane to buy chicks.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 22, 2009
Listed
Nov 10, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Sep 15, 2010