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Maguèye is a farmer by profession, with over 15 years of farming experience. He specializes in growing manioc.

Maguèye is both a husband and a father. He looks after his small family by taking care of their daily food needs.

He is on his second loan, and he would like to develop his business with a loan of 150,000 CFA. The loan will enable him to increase his savings and improve his family's diet. He also wants to use his increased revenue to farm other fields currently in reserve.
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Monsieur Maguèye est cultivateur de profession et a acquis une expérience de plus de 15 ans dans ce métier. Lui il s’est spécialisé dans la culture du manioc. Maguèye est marié et père de famille, il gère sa petite famille en s’occupant quotidiennement de leur besoins alimentaires. Il est à son second crédit et aimerait développer son activité avec un crédit de 150000F CFA, avec cela il pourra améliorer son épargne et l’alimentation des membres de sa famille. Il désire aussi avec une augmentation de revenus exploiter d’autres champs en réserve.

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
  • 39
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,279,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 501.7
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Maguèye to buy manioc seeds to improve his farming operations.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 19, 2012
Jan 9, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 20, 2013