Ms. Aissatou, a woman in her 30's, is married and a mother. She has been active in selling dried and smoked fish for several years. She works from morning till night. She is here to request a small loan of 100,000 francs CFA to earn loyal customers because she has had inventory shortages.
Aissatou supports her husband in covering household expenses by helping to cover them. She wants to increase her share of the market in the future.
Madame Aissatou, une dame de la trentaine, mariée et mère de famille, s’active dans la vente de poissons séchés et fumés et cela depuis plusieurs années durant. Elle travaille du matin au soir. Elle vient pour solliciter un petit crédit de 100000F CFA pour fidéliser sa clientèle car elle a été en rupture de stock.
Aissatou appuie son mari dans les charges de la maison en donnant sa participation. Elle veut augmenter sa part de marché dans l’avenir.
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.