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Régine is a 26-year-old woman who is engaged to be married. She is the mother of an 8-year-old child.

After her training, she opened a hair salon that she has been running for two years. She often finds herself in difficulty in her salon due to a lack of cosmetics, hair extensions, and hair grafts. This happens because she buys her products at retail.

Her goal is to satisfy her clients and to earn a large profit. She is asking for a loan in order to buy a large quantity of supplies. This would allow her to achieve her goals.

The profit she earns from this loan will allow her to meet her needs, those of her child, and save so that she can grow her business in the future.
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Régine est une jeune femme de 26 ans fiancée, mère d'un enfant âgé de 8 ans. Après sa formation, elle ouvert un salon de coiffure qu'elle gère depuis deux ans déjà. Elle a souvent un problème du a l'absence de produits cosmétiques, mèches, et greffes dans son institut parce qu'elle achète ses produits en détail. Son but étant de satisfaire sa clientèle et de réaliser un grand bénéfice. Elle sollicite un crédit pour pouvoir acheter son matériel en grande quantité celui qui permettra d'atteindre ses objectifs. Le bénéfice tiré de ce crédit l'aidera a satisfaire ses besoins, ceux de son enfant, aussi d'épargner pour accroitre son activité dans le future

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This loan is part of ACEP Cameroun's new loan program targeting poor clients who require smaller loans thant ACEP normally disburses. The smaller loan size allows clients with micro-enterprises to borrow and repay the funds they need to grow. By supporting this loan, you are expanding financial access to entrepreneurs with very little starting capital, including many who have never taken out a loan.

About ACEP Cameroun

Agence de Crédit pour l’Entreprise Privée (ACEP) is Kiva's second Field Partner in Cameroon. Founded in 1999, ACEP has developed a strong lending methodology to serve entrepreneurs in Cameroon's urban centers such as Douala and Yaounde.

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  • $2,400
    Average annual income
  • 0
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  • $1,184,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 482.1
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BEAC (XAF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Régine increase her stock of hair extensions and cosmetic products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 10, 2013
Oct 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 2, 2014