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Mamadou Fall
Mamadou Fall, age 43, is a shopkeeper who has already been working for 12 years. He sells various food products. He gets his supplies in a weekly market where foodstuffs are reasonably priced. He is going to buy millet, tamarind, and various other products to resell with his loan. Fall is married and the father of 6 children. The oldest child is 17 years old and the youngest is 4 years old. He stays busy with family responsibilities. The loan will have an impact on the client’s situation, as he will be able to increase his stock. As a future project, he wants to purchase a taxi to diversify his business and increase his sources of revenue. He hopes that this project will be completed with lenders' support.
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Monsieur Mamadou Fall, âgé de 43 ans, est un commerçant qui exerce le métier depuis 12 ans déjà. Il fait de la vente de produits alimentaires divers. Il se ravitaille dans un marché hebdomadaire ou les denrées sont à des prix abordables. Avec le crédit, il va acheter pour revendre du mil, du tamarin et divers autres produits.
Mamadou Fall est marié et père de 6 enfants dont le plus âgé a 17 ans et le cadet 4 ans. Il s’occupe des besoins familiaux. Le crédit va impacter sur la situation du client car il va voir son stock augmenter. Comme projet futur : il veut acquérir un taxi pour diversifier son activité et augmenter ses sources de revenu. Et ce projet, il désire le voir se réaliser avec l’appui des préteurs.

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
  • 40
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,279,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 497.7
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Mamadou Fall to purchase food products to resell (millet, tamarind, nététou [a seasoning]).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 17, 2012
Mar 14, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 19, 2013