A loan of $1,000 helped to make furniture for sale.


Alain Noel's story

Alain Noël lives in Senegal, is single, and has worked as a carpenter for 12 years. He starts work every morning at 9 am, and finishes at 6 pm. He is a member of one of the UIMCEC branches, and has already repaid his two previous loans. Alain Noël has requested a loan of 500,000 francs, which he plans to use to make a bedroom as well as several pieces of furniture which he will sell. His plan is to increase the income he earns through his business.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Paul Lambert



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