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A loan of $225 helped to buy two bags of incense.

Ndèye's story

The borrower is a young, single woman who sells products for the home - notably incense. She has been doing this for almost two years, and purchases her stock at large traders in the neighbouring countries. She manages to generate a consistent monthly profit, and to support her parents in taking care of the family, as well as her two sisters who are at school. She is seeking a loan of 100,000f with UIMCEC in order to increase her stock with the purchase of two bags of incense. Her ambition is to go on business trips.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alistair Assheton

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