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Mame Marieme Thior
Mame Marième Thior lives in Senegal. She is 45 years old, married, and the mother of 7 children whose ages range between 6 and 26 years. She is involved in business and has been selling fabrics and shoes for more than 3 years. She has chosen this activity out of passion, but also for its profitability. She has been a member of one of the local UIMCEC branches since 2009. She is requesting a loan of 100,000 francs. This loan will be used to purchase shoes, which will be resold to her customers. Her goal is to improve the profitability of her business as well as her family's social condition.
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Madame Mame Marième Thior vit au Sénégal et est âgée de 45 ans. Elle est mariée et mère de 7 enfants dont l’âge varie entre 6 et 26 ans. Elle évolue dans le secteur du commerce et vend depuis plus de 3 ans des tissus et de s chaussures. Elle a choisi cette activité par passion mais aussi a cause de sa rentabilité. Elle est membre d’un guichet de l’U-IMCEC depuis septembre 2009.Elle sollicite un crédit de 100 000 frs prévu pour se procurer des chaussures qu’elle va revendre a sa clientèle. Son objectif est de rendre plus rentable son activité et parvenir a améliorer la situation sociale de sa famille.

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

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 43
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,529,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 503.8
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Mame Marieme Thior to buy shoes for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 24, 2012
Jan 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 18, 2012