A loan of $400 helped to buy sewing supplies for resale.


Ousmane's story

Mr. Ousmane lives in Senegal. He is 46 years old and single. He has been working as a merchant for more than 10 years, selling sewing supplies at the market in his area. He chose this type of work because of its profitability. The most important thing for him is to earn money. He has been a member of l’U-IMCEC since August, 2004. He is requesting a loan of 200,000 frs in order to buy decorative accessories and supplies for spinning wool. His goal is to increase his profits and his working capital.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Shannon Arnold



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