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Bocar Sidiki
Mr. Bocar Sidiki is 36 years old and the father of two children. He lives with his wives and children at his father's home in the Dialanicoro neighborhood of Bougouni.

He did not go to modern school, and for years he dedicated himself to learning how to drive delivery vans along with a friend. After a few years, he earned his driver's license and started to work as a driver.

It was during this time that he found the working capital to start his grain and vegetable business. Due to its profitability, this business is his primary business today. For the past three years, this has also been his only business.

A friend who is a client of Soro Yiriwaso introduced him to the institution, and he decided to join in order to buy four tons of various grains. He buys his supplies in Manankoro et Gueya. This is his first loan with Soro Yiriwaso. He sells his goods at the Bougouni market and in an area of Bamako.

Monsieur Bocar Sidiki would like to earn monthly revenues of 50,000 FCFA. With the profits, he would like to grow his business.
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Monsieur Bocar Sidiki est un homme marié de 36 ans et père de 2 enfants. Il vit avec ses femmes et ses enfants chez son père à Bougouni dans le quartier Dialanicoro.
N’ayant pas fréquenté l’école moderne, pendant des années il s’adonne à l’apprentissage de la conduite de camionnettes auprès d’un ami. Quelques années il obtient son permis de conduire et commence à faire le chauffeur. C’est au cours de son activité de chauffeur qu’il trouve son fonds de roulement pour débuter son commerce de céréales et de légumes, qui est aujourd’hui son activité première, grâce à la rentabilité de cette activité.
Depuis 3 ans il ne mène que les activités de la vente des céréales et de légumes.
Ayant fait la connaissance de Soro Yiriwaso à travers un ami qui est une client Soro Yiriwaso, il décide de rejoindre l’institution pour acheter 4 tonnes de diverses céréales. Il s’approvisionne à Manankoro et Gueya. Il est à première expérience avec Soro Yiriwaso. La vente se fait au marché de Bougouni et une partie à Bamako.
Monsieur Bocar Sidiki compte réaliser un bénéfice mensuel de 50 000 FCFA. Avec ces bénéfices il envisage agrandir son entreprise.

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Soro Yiriwaso is a microfinance institution that works primarily in rural and semi-urban areas of Mali to provide underprivileged communities with access to financial services.The organization facilitates access for disadvantaged clients, particularly women, to new resources and services, fostering solidarity and cooperation among its clients. Kiva lenders’ funds will enable Soro Yiriwaso to expand its outreach and target even more underserved Malians involved in business and agriculture.

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  • $1,100
    Average annual income
  • 40
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    Mali Loans Fundraising
  • $11,450,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 504.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD