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Bamba
Bamba D. is a young husband with no children who lives in the Ablaye Yakhine neighborhood in Thies. He manages a sheet metal workshop, and he earns his living from this business. With this loan, he would like to purchase the materials necessary to properly run his business.

Translated from French by Kristina Jackson, Kiva Volunteer.



Bamba D. est un jeune marié sans enfant qui vit au quartier Ablaye Yakhine de THIES. Il gère un atelier de tolerie et ses revenus lui permettent de gagner sa vie. Avec ce pret il va acheter du matériel pour mener ses activités correctement.

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About UIMCEC

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

  • $1,759
    Average annual income
  • 23
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $12,851,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 420.6
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Bamba sheet metal manufacture.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Jun 28, 2008
Listed
Jun 13, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jul 15, 2009