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Ms. Magatte is a 34-year-old woman who has a business selling breakfasts. She has six years of experience in this work. Her day starts at 7:30 AM and finishes at 11 AM. She is responsible for her family's day-to-day expenses. Ms. Magatte is requesting this loan in the amount of 100,000 francs to bolster her supplies which are necessary for selling breakfasts. She would like to develop her business and increase her income in order to improve her family's living conditions.
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Madame Magatte est une femme agée de 34 ans qui évolue dans le commerce de vente de petit déjeuner. Elle a une expérience de 6ans dans cette activité et commence sa journée à 7h 30mn pour la terminer à 11h. Elle prie en charges les dépenses quotidiennes de la famille. Madame Magatte sollicite ce prêt d’un montant de 100 000 F pour renforcer les produits alimentaires nécessaires pour la vente du petit déjeuner. Elle souhaite développer son activité et augmenter les revenus afin d’améliorer les conditions de vie de sa famille

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
  • 63
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,279,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 495.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Magatte to purchase supplies, such as milk, sugar, and coffee to sell breakfasts.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 13, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014