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Ndomo
Mrs. Ndomo is 65 years old and has a business selling thiakry (food made from millet mixed with curdled milk). She has been working in this field for the past three years. She is requesting a loan of 100,000 CFA francs to purchase millet to then make into thiakry and to purchase the other ingredients necessary.
She takes care of her own personal expenses and when she's able contributes to her family's expenses. Since she has a large family, she refuses to stay idle. She's aging, but doesn't want to be sedentary.
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Agée de 65 ans, madame Ndomo, s’active dans la vente de thiakry (qui est un aliment dérivé du mil et qui se consomme avec du lait caillé. Cela fait maintenant 3 ans qu’elle évolue dans ce domaine. Elle vient solliciter un crédit de cent mille francs afin de pouvoir acheter le mil, le transformer et acheter aussi les ingrédients qui vont avec ce met.
Elle gère ses propres charges et appuie quand elle le désire à la dépense quotidienne de la famille, car elle a une grande famille et ne peut pas rester les bras croisés. Elle est âgée mais s’active pour ne pas rester sédentaire.

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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
  • 34
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,041,875
    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 Ndomo to purchase millet to make thiakry and for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 8, 2013
Listed
Apr 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Apr 16, 2014