A loan of $400 helped to buy 14 cans of cabbage seeds, 50 bags of manure and a powered water pump.


Ousmane's story

Ousmane has been working as a farmer for more than 25 years. He is a very dynamic man and he loves his job. He is also a regular client of the UIMCEC, as this is his fifth loan with the institution.

He would like to receive a loan in the amount of 200,000 CFA francs to buy 14 cans of cabbage seeds, 50 bags of manure and a powered water pump.

He is married and has a family. He manages the household's day-to-day expenses.

This loan will help him to save some money and to better feed his family.

Ousmane is lucky to own some fields. If he can afford it, he is planning to cultivate his land in order to boost his income and to better provide for his family.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



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