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Kadiatou Seydou
Kadiatou Seydou was born in 1984 in Bougouni. She is the mother of 2 children and lives in a traditional family in the Torakabougou neighborhood of the city of Bougouni (in the third Administrative Region of the Republic of Mali).

She has been selling pagnes [traditional cloth wraps] for more than 8 years. Her experience in the domain has garnered her a good reputation and helped her get orders for pagnes. So in order to have the necessary resources to satisfy her customers, she is working with the Soro Yiriwaso microfinance institution.

This is her 1st loan. It will enable her to buy 39 lengths of wax cloth pagne. She gets her supplies in Bamako. She sells them for cash to male and female customers at the market and in the different neighborhoods of the city of Bougouni. With this loan, she hopes to earn an average monthly income of 51,000 CFA Francs. This income will allow her to pay the interest on her loan and to invest the rest in her business.
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Madame KADIATOU SEYDOU est née en 1984 à Bougouni. Mère de 2 enfants elle vit dans une famille traditionnelle dans le quartier Torakabougou de la ville de Bougouni (troisième région administrative de la république du Mali).
Elle mène des activités de vente de pagnes depuis plus de 8 ans. Son expérience dans ce domaine, lui a valu une bonne réputation et reçoit des commandes de pagnes. Ainsi pour avoir les ressources nécessaires afin de satisfaire ses clients, elle collabore avec l’Institution de microfinance Soro Yiriwaso. Elle est à son 1er prêt. Ce prêt lui permettra d’acheter 39 pièces de pagnes wax. Elle s’approvisionne à Bamako. Elle les revend au comptant à une clientèle mixte au marché et dans les différents quartiers de la ville de Bougouni.
Avec ce prêt, elle envisage réaliser un bénéfice mensuel moyen de 51 000 FCFA. Ce bénéfice lui permettra de payer les intérêts de son prêt et investir le reste dans son activité.

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Important Information

Soro Yiriwaso is a microfinance institution that works primarily in rural and semi-urban areas of Mali to provide underprivileged communities with access to financial services.The organization facilitates access for disadvantaged clients, particularly women, to new resources and services, fostering solidarity and cooperation among its clients. Kiva lenders’ funds will enable Soro Yiriwaso to expand its outreach and target even more underserved Malians involved in business and agriculture.

About Mali

  • $1,200
    Average annual income
  • 17
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    Mali Loans Fundraising
  • $10,308,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 478.2
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $525 helped Kadiatou Seydou to buy pagnes [traditional wrap].
95% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 20, 2014
Listed
Feb 25, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Mar 17, 2015