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A loan of $825 helped to buy second-hand clothes for resale.


Mbaye's story

Mbaye is 43 years old and lives in Senegal. He is married and has been involved in the business of selling second-hand clothes for 19 years. He chose this activity in order to take care of his own needs and to support his family. He has been a member of one of the branches of the UIMCEC since September 2011. He is requesting a loan of 400,000 francs in order to buy second-hand clothes for resale. He wishes to increase the volume of his business and to meet his customers' growing demand during this cold season.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



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