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Alsane is a young man who has had a grocery store for three years in his district. It is located opposite one of the UIMCEC branch offices. He sells provisions, as well as phone minutes recharge cards. His store is facing the Route Nationale, which crosses the city. This location is very visible ensuring him a large customer base and fairly sizable revenues. He helps with the costs of caring for his family and is entirely responsible for covering the rental costs of his store, as well as the water and electricity bills.

To bolster his business capital, he is requesting a loan of 300,000 francs to buy rice, sugar, oil, and other grocery items. His ambition is to open a second store.
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Alsane est un jeune qui tient depuis trois ans une alimentation dans son quartier , en face d'un des guichets de l'UIMCEC.Il vend des denrées et produits alimentaires ainsi que des cartes de recharge de crédit téléphone.Sa boutique est en face de la route nationale qui traverse la ville. Cette position très visible lui assure une grande clientèle et des revenus assez consistants.Il participe aux dépenses d'entretien de sa famille et prend entièrement en charge les frais de location de sa boutique ainsi que les factures d'eau et d'électricité.Afin de renforcer son fonds de commerce, il sollicite un pret de 300000f pour acheter du riz, du sucre, de l'huile et d'autres produits alimentaires. Son ambition est d'ouvrir une seconde boutique.

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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
  • 1
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  • $15,175,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 507.4
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD