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Sabé N. lives in Kébémer, in the Louga region of Senegal. She is 31 years old and married with three children. Sabé has been a member of the Centre 2C Village Bank for three years.

Sabé is asking for this loan to take on a very big project. She will use this loan to purchase special tinted fabric called "Thioub," which is very popular in Senegal. She will also puchase a horse and carriage for transport.

This is a new and exciting endeavor for Sabé. She has an excellent repayment record for her previous loans. This loan is for a duration of six months and will be repaid by a single, bulk payment at the end of the term.

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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
  • 35
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,558,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 424.1
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Sabé to buy special tinted fabric to sell and a horse for transportation.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 30, 2008
May 15, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 23, 2008