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Seynabou is a married 74-year-old woman and the mother of 6 children. She has been a member of the banc villageois (village bank) since 01/09/2008. She is part of the solidarity group Sope Moussa. She practices a little trade specifically the sale of peanuts, millet and beans. With her new loan of 500000 francs, she is going to buy 10 bags of millet, 20 bags of peanuts and 35 bags of beans that she is going to resell in the market of her neighborhood. Thanks to her profits, Seynabou is going to help her husband with the school-based care of children but she will also pay for some prescriptions from her last illness.
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Seynabou est une femme mariée âgée de 74 ans et mère de 6 enfants.
Elle est membre du banc villageois depuis 01/09/2008 elle fait parti du groupe de solidarité Sope Moussa .

Elle pratique du petit commerce plus précisément la vente d'arachide de mil et de haricots.

Avec son nouveau prêt de 500000 francs elle va acheter 10 sacs de mil 20 sacs d'arachides et 35 sacs de haricots qu'elle va revendre au niveau du marché de son quartier.

Grace à ses bénéfices Seynabou va aider son mari dans la prise en charge scolaire des enfants mais également elle va payer des ordonnances à ses derniers en cas de maladie.

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The mission of CAURIE Micro Finance is to contribute sustainably and to offer microfinance services adapted to impoverished micro-entrepreneurs, primarily women, based on the principles of ‘credit for the poor’ and on microfinance best practices, all while investing in order to become financially independent.

About Senegal

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 93
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,891,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 490.3
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Seynabou to buy millet, peanuts and beans.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Nov 17, 2011
Dec 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 20, 2012