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Amy
Amy lives in a little village about 30km from the main city. She is married and the mother of the family, and helps out with the daily expenses.

Amy has been in the business of raising and fattening cattle for more than 10 years. She works from 6am to 2pm. She raises her own cattle which she has placed not far from her home.

Amy is a long-standing client of IMCEC as she is on her fifth loan, all repaid without any difficulty. She would like a loan of 500,000 francs CFA to be able to purchase two cows, raise and fatten them, and resell them. Her wish is to have her own herd someday.
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Madame Amy habite dans un petit village situé à environ 30km de la ville principale. Elle est mariée et mère de famille et participe à la dépense quotidienne.
Amy évolue dans l’élevage de bœufs et cela depuis plus de 10 ans. Elle travaille de 6h du matin à 14h. Elle gère ses propres bœufs qu’elle a installé non loin de chez elle.
Amy est une habituée de l’IMCEC car elle est à son cinquième crédit, tous soldés sans difficulté. Elle désire acquérir un crédit de 500000F CFA afin de pouvoir acheter deux bœufs, les emboucher pour les revendre.
Comme vœu, elle veut avoir un grand troupeau à elle.

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About UIMCEC

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.

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  • $1,759
    Average annual income
  • 43
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,008,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 492.2
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Amy to purchase two cows, to fatten and resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 29, 2013
Listed
Sep 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 17, 2014