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Sokhna is a 35-year old woman. She is divorced and has one child, who is in her care. She has been a member of the Banc Villageois (village group fund) since 27 October 2008. She belongs to the "Takku Ligueye" solidarity group.

She is a hairstylist by profession. At her hair salon, she intends to develop a small business selling cosmetics. In addition, she makes wigs that she exports abroad.

With her new loan of 275,000 francs CFA, she is going to the strengthen her business by buying more cosmetics and hair extensions to make her wigs.

Her goal is to expand her small business in order to reach more clients. Her profits will allow her to take care of her son and increase her savings at the Banc Villageois.
Sokhna est une femme âgée 35 ans. Elle est divorcée et mère d'un enfant en charge. Elle est membre du Banc Villageois 27 octobre 2008. Elle fait partie du groupe de solidarité "TAKKU LIGUEYE"

Elle est coiffeuse de profession. Dans son salon de coiffure elle compte développer un petit commerce de produits cosmétiques. En sus elle fabrique des perruques qu'elle exporter vers l'étranger.

Avec son nouveau crédit de 275.000 francs cfa elle va renforcer son activité en achetant plus de produits cosmétiques et de mèches pour la fabrication de ses perruques.

Son objectif est d'agrandir son petit commerce afin de toucher le plus grand nombre de clients. Ses profits lui permettront de prendre en charge son fils et d'augmenter ses épargnes dans le Banc Villageois

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About CAURIE Micro Finance

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
  • 91
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,891,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 502.9
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Sokhna to buy cosmetics.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Dec 16, 2011
Jan 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012