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Seenimi Group
In this Group: A.s.cnihissipomg, S.veronique

Update on Seenimi Group

Mrs. A. Safiata Chinissipomg is the leader of the Seenimi group. She is doing well. She is married and the mother of four. The eldest is 26 years old, and the youngest is 12. Two of her children attend school; she has four dependents. She has been cooking food for sale and also selling iced water for three years. She stocks up at her local market. Her customers are both men and women. She would like to buy two bags of rice, two jugs of vegetable oil and one bag of corn. She would like to save her revenues in order to bolster her business. She always tries to expand her business so as to better provide for her family.
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Mme A.SAFIATA CNIHISSIPOMG est responsable du groupe SEENIMI. Elle se porte bien. Mariée, elle est mère de 04 enfants. Le plus âgé a 26ans et le moins âgés à 12 ans. 02 vont à l’école et elle a 04 personnes en charge.
Mme fait la restauration et vend aussi l’eau glacée depuis 03ans. Elle s’approvisionne au marché de son secteur. Ses clients sont les hommes et les femmes.
Elle veut s’acheter 02 sacs de riz, 02 bidons d’huile et 01 sac de maïs.
Elle veut épargner ses bénéfices afin de renforcer son restaurant. Mme ambitionne toujours étendre les limites de son activité et mieux s’occuper de sa famille.

Previous Loan Details

A. Safiata Cnihissipomg is the leader of the Seenimi group. She is married and the mother of 4 children. The eldest child is 26 years old and the youngest, 12. Two of her children go to school and she has 2 more dependents. Safiata has a restaurant business and has also been selling iced water... More from Seenimi Group's previous loan »

Additional Information

About Micro Start/AFD

This loan is administered by Micro Start/AFD, Kiva’s first Field Partner in Burkina Faso. Micro Start/AFD’s mission is to improve families' living conditions in general, and those of women in particular, by facilitating access to financial and non-financial services.

Micro Start/AFD is a professional microfinance institution offering financial services, advice, and training. One of the organization’s principal aims is to collect obligatory and voluntary savings that foster clients’ financial independence. Micro Start/AFD also focuses on building female entrepreneurs’ skills in management and business administration and improving the living conditions in its clients’ communities. More information can be found on Micro Start’s Kiva Field Partner Page.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Burkina Faso

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 4
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    Burkina Faso Loans Fundraising
  • $1,922,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 505.7
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Seenimi Group's $750 loan helped a member to buy two bags of rice, two jugs of vegetable oil and one bag of corn.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 21, 2013
Jul 6, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013