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Mame Aly
Mr. Aly is a married man and the father of five children. He has been working in commerce from a very young age. He used to help his father, who was a major merchant at the time. Currently, Aly manages his own business and sells millet, peanuts, and pesticides. He is on his third request for a loan and wished to have 400,000 francs CFA for this instance. The previous loans enabled him to increase his revenues considerably, and he says this allowed him to acquire furnishings and household items.
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Mosieur Aly, marié et pére de 5 enfants, fait le commerce depuis l'âge tout jeune. Il aidait son père grand commerçant d'alors. Actuellement il gére son propre business et vend du mil, de l'arachide et des pesticides. Il est à sa troisième demande de prêt et souhaitait avoir pour cette fois ci 400 000 FCFA.Les prêts antérieurs lui ont permis d'augmenter ses revenus considérablements ce qui lui a permis d'acquérir selon lui des biens mobiliers et ménagers .

Additional Information


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

  • $1,759
    Average annual income
  • 30
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $12,997,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 453.3
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Mame Aly to stock up on merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 28, 2011
Jul 26, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2012