Sérigne Talla is married and lives with his wife and his three children. He runs a small shop in his village, where he sells women's and children's clothing, as well as shoes.
Thanks to his business, he takes care of the various family expenses (food, health, clothes, tuition). To bolster his working capital, he's seeking a loan of XOF 200'000 from Kiva's partner, UIMCEC, in order to buy shoes and dresses.
L'emprunteur est un homme marié qui vit avec sa femme et ses trois enfants.Il tient au marché de sa localité une cantine dans laquelle il vend des habits pour femme et enfants ainsi que des chaussures.Avec son activité, il prend en charge les dépenses alimentaires, sanitaires, d'habillement et de frais de scolarité de sa famille.Afin de renforcer son fonds de commerce, il sollicite un prêt de 200000f de l'UIMCEC pour acheter des chaussures et des robes .Son ambition est d'élargir son commerce.
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.