A loan of $425 helped to buy shoes and dresses for children.

Sérigne Talla's story

Sérigne Talla is married and lives with his wife and his three children. He runs a small shop in his village, where he sells women's and children's clothing, as well as shoes.

Thanks to his business, he takes care of the various family expenses (food, health, clothes, tuition). To bolster his working capital, he's seeking a loan of XOF 200'000 from Kiva's partner, UIMCEC, in order to buy shoes and dresses.

He ambitions to expand his business.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann

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