Mr. Sidi D. lives in Bambilor. He is a young, single man of 26 who has had a business raising chickens and selling various other merchandise since 2006. Mr. D.'s objective is to earn enough revenue to be able to pay for his expenses. He has been a member of the Bambilor fund since April, 2010. He is requesting a loan of 500,000 francs, part of which he will use to increase his livestock and the other part will be used to purchase some of the general goods he needs for his business in preparation for sales related to "tabaski" (a large holiday in Senegal) celebrations. This loan will enable him to increase his revenues.
Monsieur sidi D. est un habitant de Bambilor. C’est un jeune célibataire de 26 ans qui s’active dans l’élevage de poussins et le commerce de marchandises diverses depuis 2006. Monsieur D. a pour objectif de se procurer des revenus pour faire face à certaines dépenses. Il est membre de la caisse de Bambilor depuis avril 2010. Il emprunte un montant de 500000frs prévu d'une part pour l'augmentation de ses sujets et d'autre part pour l’achat de quelques marchandises diverses pour les besoins de son commerce dans le cadre des préparatifs des fêtes de tabaski. Ce financement lui permettra d’accroitre ses revenus.
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.