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Soulèye is married and the father of four children. He belongs to a family of cattle breeders. Faced with the challenges of traditional cattle breeding, Soulèye has decided to turn to cattle fattening, which is an easier and more profitable activity. He has opened an account with UIMCEC and saves part of his income. The loans from the institution allow him to strengthen his activity and to increase his earnings. As a result, he has been able to improve his family's living conditions. In order to start fattening cattle again, he is requesting a loan of 400,000 francs for the purchase of two oxen. His ambition is to build an enclosure, to keep his cattle safe.
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Soulèye est un homme marié, père de quatre enfants.Il est membre d'une famille de tradition d'éleveurs.Face aux difficultés rencontrées dans la pratique de l'élevage traditionnelle, il décide de se lancer dans l'embouche bovine, plus facile et plus rentable.Il ouvre un compte à l'UIMCEC et épargne une partie de ses revenus.Les prets obtenus de l'institution lui permettent ainsi de renforcer son activité et d'augmenter ses revenus. Aujourd'hui, il est parvenu à améliorer les conditions de vie de sa famille. Afin de mener une nouvelle opération d'embouche , il sollicite un pret de 400000f pour acheter deux bœufs. Il ambitionne de construire un enclos pour mieux sécuriser ses bêtes.

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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
  • 37
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,558,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 495.8
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Soulèye to buy two oxen.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 24, 2012
Apr 27, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 19, 2013