Mr. Aladji is a 41-year-old man who lives in the Commune. He is a married father and has been a jeweler for over ten years. He manages all of his family's day-to-day expenses. Mr. Aladji's day starts at 9 AM and finishes at 7 PM. He is asking for this loan in the amount of 200,000 francs to purchase some raw materials, such as gold, to make into jewelry to sell to his customers. For the future, he would like to develop his business, such that he no longer needs loans from rotating credit associations.
Monsieur Aladji est un homme agé de 41 qui habite dans la commune. Il est marié et père de famille. Il est bijoutier depuis plus de 10ans et gère les charges de toutes les dépenses quotidiennes de sa famille. Monsieur Aladji commence sa journée à 9h pour descendre à 19h. Il demande ce crédit d’un montant de 200.000F pour acheter de la matière 1ère telle que l’or pour les confectionner en bijoux et les vendre à ses clients. A l’avenir il souhaite développer son activité à telle mesure de ne plus avoir besoin de crédit des mutuelles
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.