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Mister Seydou is a baker by profession but in addition to his profession he raises animals. He is married and father to 5 children. He manages his family's expenses and has 5 years experience in this business. Seydou starts his day at 9am and finishes at 7pm. He is asking for this loan of 200,000F to buy sheep and goats that he will resell during religious festivals such as Tabaski and Korité. With the increase in his revenue he is going to improve the living conditions of his family and save.
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Monsieur Seydou est un boulanger de profession mais en plus de son métier il pratique l'élevage.Il est marié et pere de 5 enfants; il gère ses dépenses familiales et a une expérience de 5ans dans cet activité. Seydou commence sa journée à 09 pour la terminer à 19h.Il demande ce crédit de 200 000 F pour acheter des moutons et des chèvres qu'il revende pendant les fêtes religeuses comme la tabaski et la korité. Avec l'augmentation de ses revenus il va améliorer les conditions de vie de sa famille et faire de l'épargne.

Additional Information


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

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 44
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,564,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 507.4
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Seydou to buy sheep and goats which he is going to raise and then resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 30, 2013
Jun 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014