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Aminata is a married woman and mother of three children, two of whom attend school. After finishing her studies five years ago, she began training as a tailor. She then opened her own tailoring shop at home with one machine. Today, she has three. With her business, she is able to provide for her own needs as well as support her children and her husband. In order to strengthen her production capacity and the quality of her services, she is asking for a loan of 250,000 francs to buy a new sewing machine and notions (i.e. items used in sewing). Her ambition is to open a shop selling notions.
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Aminata est une femmes mariée.Elle est mère de trois enfants dont les deux vont à l'école.Après avoir arrêté ses études, il y a de cela cinq ans, elle a commencé une formation en couture. Elle ouvre ensuite un atelier de couture à domicile avec une machine.Aujourd'hui, elle en compte trois. Elle parvient ainsi, avec son activité à subvenir à ses propres besoins et à soutenir ses enfants et son mari. Afin de renforcer ses capacités de production et la qualité de ses services, elle sollicite un pret de 250000f pur acheter une machine à coudre et des produits de mercerie .Son ambition est d'ouvrir une boutique de vente de produits de mercerie.

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This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.

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  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 0
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  • $15,265,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 495.8
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD