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Mrs. Seynabou N. lives in the Ngaparou borough of Yoff. She is 47 years old and is engaged in trading a variety of merchandise such as shoe wear, clothing fabric, etc. She has an accumulated five years’ experience in this domain, which she chose because of its lucrative aspects. Her main objective is to make profits to satisfy her needs.

She wants to build a room she can rent out, which will provide her with additional income to cover her children’s tuition costs. Her main concern is to improve the children’s schooling situation.
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Madame Seynabou N. habite à Yoff Ngaparou. Elle est âgée de 47 ans et évolue dans le commerce de diverses marchandises comme les chaussures, les tissus, etc. Elle capitalise une expérience de plus de 5 ans dans ce secteur. Elle a choisi cette activité a cause de son aspect lucratif car son principal objectif est la réalisation de profits pour satisfaire ses besoins. C’est dans le but d’avoir des revenus supplémentaires pour prendre en charge la scolarité des enfants qu’elle projette de construire une chambre et de la mettre en location. Son soucis est d’améliorer la situation scolaire des enfants.

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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.

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Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.

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  • $2,300
    Average annual income
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  • $13,835,375
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  • 490.4
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD