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Awa Thioye
Mrs. Awa Thioye is a married woman who lives in Senegal. She has been active in the commercial sector for almost two years and specializes in selling various fabrics.

She is a member at one of the U-IMCEC branches where she is requesting a loan for 100,000 CFA francs. With this funding she plans to buy fabrics she will then resell to her customers.

Thus, increasing profits will enable her to continue to participate in managing daily household expenses and increase her savings. Her future project is to further develop her business activity.
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Madame Awa Thioye est une femme mariée qui vit au Sénégal. Elle s’active dans le secteur du commerce depuis pratiquement 02 ans. Elle est spécialisée dans la vente de tissus divers. Elle est sociétaire de l’un des guichets de l’U-IMCEC où elle sollicite un crédit d’un montant de 100.000 francs CFA. Avec ce financement elle envisage d’acheter des tissus qu’elle va revendre à sa clientèle. Ainsi, avec l’accroissement de ses bénéfices elle pourra continuer à participer dans la gestion des dépenses quotidiennes de son foyer et accroitre son épargne. Son projet futur est de développer davantage son activité commerciale.

Additional Information

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
  • 18
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $12,848,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 506.4
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Awa Thioye buy fabric for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 22, 2013
Listed
Apr 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 17, 2014