Dieye is from Sénégal. He is a father of a family, and manages to meet his family's living expenses thanks to his work as a fisherman - an activity he has undertaken for more than fifteen years. He is a member of one of the U-IMCEC offices, from where he is requesting a loan of 400,000 CFA. With this personal loan he intends to pay for medical care for his sick grandmother. An improvement in his grandmother's health will help him somewhat in meeting the household expenses.
His future ambition is to obtain a small boat and equipment in order to work for his own account.
Monsieur Dieye est un habitant du Sénégal. Il est père de famille et il arrive à subvenir aux besoins de sa famille grâce à son métier de pêcheur qu’il exerce depuis plus de 15 ans. Il est membre à l’un des guichets de l’U-IMCEC où il sollicite un crédit d’un montant de 400.000 francs CFA. Il compte avec ce prêt à but social, payer les soins médicaux de sa grand-mère malade. L’amélioration de la santé de sa grand-mère lui permettra de gérer avec un peu plus d’aisance les charges du ménage. Son projet futur est d’acquérir une pirogue et une machine afin de travailler pour son propre compte
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.