Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Aida Fary
Madame Aida lives in Senegal. She is 43 years old. She is married and manages a sewing shop at a market not far from where she lives. Two apprentices work with her. She began working at a business in her area which showed her that this was profitable work. During the religious festivities her work increases considerably. She has been a member of l’U-IMCEC since November 2006 and has already taken out three previous loans. She is requesting a loan of 250,000 frs to buy a more sophisticated sewing machine. Her goal is to make her work more profitable and maximize her income to better meet her personal needs.
View original language description ↓
Madame Aida habite au Sénégal. Elle est âgée de 43 ans. Elle est mariée et gère un atelier de couture dans un marché de la place non loin de la localité ou elle habite. Elle est secondée par 2 apprentis. Elle a d’abord travaillé dans une entreprise de la place ce qui lui a permis de constater que c’était une activité porteuse. Pendant les périodes de fête religieuses son activité est en pleine extension. Elle est sociétaire de l’un des guichets de l’U-IMCEC depuis novembre 2006 et a déjà bénéficié de 3 crédits antérieurs. Elle sollicite un crédit de 250 000 frs prévu pour l’achat d’une nouvelle machine a coudre plus performante. Son objectif est de mieux rentabiliser son activité, maximiser ses bénéfices pour mieux supporter ses besoins personnels.

Additional Information

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

  • $1,759
    Average annual income
  • 11
    View loans »
    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $12,847,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 488.4
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Aida Fary to buy a sewing machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 27, 2011
Listed
Sep 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Dec 27, 2012