Balle is 33 years old, married and a father of a family. He lives 7 kilometers from a branch [of UIMCEC]. Balle has been raising livestock for a living for ten years. He starts his day at six in the morning and finishes at ten at night.
Balle is asking for a loan of 600,000 francs to buy sheep, which he will raise and then resell in the weekly markets and on religious holidays.
In the future, Balle wishes to increase his earnings in order to improve his family's living conditions.
Monsieur BALLE est éleveur de profession. Il est marié et père de famille; il est agé de 33 ans et habite à 7km du guichet; il a une expérience de 10ans dans cet activité. Monsieur BALLE sollicite ce crédit d'un montant de 600000F pour acheter des moutons, les élever et ensuite les revendre dans les marchés hebdomadaires et pendant les fêtes religieuses. Il commence sa journée à 6h du matin et la termine à 22h. A L'avenir Balle souhaite augmenter ses revenus pour améliorer les conditions de vie de sa famille.
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.