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Bintou
Bintou is a young woman of strong determination in the development of her income generating small business. This is a women who has seen a marked increase in sales since the establishment of the banc villageois in August of 2011. At the ripe age of 38, she is married and has two girls and three boys, and runs a shop in the village where she sells both manufactured goods and locally processed products. She has been running her business for several years. Bintou purchases her merchandise at the central regional market and resells her goods at retail in the village.

With this new loan, Bintou plans to increase her stock by purchasing a half-ton of rice for 120,000 Francs CFA, and to purchase various consumer products. Bintou wants to use part of the income she earns to strengthen her financing capacity through savings, and she will use the rest of her income to participate in supporting the needs of her family.
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Madame Bintou, est une jeune femme d’une détermination sans faille dans le développement de ses activités génératrice de revenu. C’est une des femmes qui a connu une nette progression depuis la mise en place du banc villageois en Août 2011. Elle mariée et mère de 02 filles et 03 garçons du haut de ses 38 ans, elle tient une boutique au village où elle vend à la fois des produits manufacturés et des produits de transformation locale. Elle pratique cette activité depuis plusieurs années. Elle s’approvisionne au marché central régional pour la revente par détail au village.

Avec ce nouveau, elle compte renforcer son stock par l’achat d’une demi-tonne de riz à 120 000 Fr CFA et le reste pour différents produits de consommation.

Avec les bénéfices, elle désire renforcer sa capacité de financement via l’épargne d’une part et d’autre part participé de manière significative à la prise en charge des besoins de la famille.

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This loan is going to a borrower or borrower group living in a rural area.

About CAURIE Micro Finance

The mission of CAURIE Micro Finance is to contribute sustainably and to offer microfinance services adapted to impoverished micro-entrepreneurs, primarily women, based on the principles of ‘credit for the poor’ and on microfinance best practices, all while investing in order to become financially independent.

About Senegal

  • $1,759
    Average annual income
  • 19
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $12,851,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 487.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Bintou to increase her stock by purchasing a half-ton of rice for 120,000 Francs CFA, and to purchase various consumer products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 8, 2013
Listed
Nov 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jun 18, 2014