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Absatou
Absatou is a 26-year-old woman who lives next to the Guichet [loan distribution counter]. She is involved in fabric trade, and has more than 3 years of experience in the domain. She is married and has children. Absatou helps her husband manage their daily expenses and their children’s tuition. She leaves the house at 8 a.m. and returns home at 7 p.m.

She is seeking this loan of 100,000 CFA Francs in order to strengthen her business, expand her stock of merchandise and satisfy her customers. In the future, Absatou hopes to open a large store to increase her income and provide a better life for her family.
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Madame ABSATOU est une femme âgée de 26 ans qui habite à coté du Guichet. Elle évolue dans le commerce de tissus et a une expérience de plus de 3ans dans ce domaine. Elle est mariée et mère de famille. ABSATOU aide son mari dans la gestion des dépenses quotidiennes et les frais scolaires de ses enfants. Elle quitte sa maison à 8h du matin pour y revenir le soir à 19h. Elle sollicite ce prêt d'un montant de 100 000 F pour renforcer son fond de commerce augmenter son stock de marchandises et satisfaire sa clientèle. A l'avenir ABSATOU souhaite ouvrir un grand magasin pour augmenter ses revenus et améliorer les conditions de vie de sa famille

Additional Information

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.

About Senegal

  • $1,759
    Average annual income
  • 10
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $13,150,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 486.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Absatou to buy and sell fabric at the market.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 2, 2013
Listed
Sep 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 17, 2014