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Madame Maimouna is a married woman who lives in Senegal. She has been working in commerce for 20 years. Her activity is selling charcoal and vegetables. She has already reimbursed three prior loans at the branch office of UIMCEC where she is a member.

She is asking for another loan of 50,000 francs to use to buy charcoal and vegetables for resale. This financial support will help her to develop her commercial activity and grow her profit so that she can feed her family better. Her concern is to manage to improve her family's nutrition and in future, get a roof.
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La dame Maimouna est une femme mariée qui vit au Sénégal. Elle s’active dans le secteur du commerce depuis 20 ans. Son activité consiste à vendre du charbon et des légumes. Elle a déjà remboursé 3 crédits antérieurs au sein du guichet de l’UIMCEC ou il est membre. Il sollicite a nouveau un prêt de 50 000 frs prévu pour l’achat de charbon et de légumes destinés a la vente. Son financement l’aidera à développer d’avantage son activité de commerce, améliorer le niveau de ses bénéfices pour mieux prendre en charge la nourriture de sa famille. Son soucis est de parvenir a améliorer les conditions alimentaires de sa famille et d’acquérir un toit dans le futur.

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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
  • 91
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,835,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 502.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD