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Mr. Omar is married and the father of five children. He is a security guard at Ciment du Sahel, a local enterprise. He has ten years of experience in this domain. He is on duty at 7:00 AM and off duty at 5:00 PM.

He is here to request a loan, so that his son may undergo an eye operation. Omar is on his fifth loan. He has always respected his obligations. The loan will have enabled him to fulfill his role as the head of household and protector of his family's well-being. He dreams of becoming a major transporter one day and to build his house.
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Monsieur Omar marié et père de cinq enfants, est agent de sécurité au ciment du Sahel, une entreprise de la place. Il a une expérience de 10 ans dans ce domaine. Il monte à 7h pour descendre à 17h.
Il vient solliciter un crédit pour que son fils puisse subir une opération des yeux. Omar est à son 5ème prêt et il a toujours respecté ses engagements. Le prêt lui aura permis de remplir son rôle de responsable et de protecteur envers sa famille pour leur bien-être. Il rêve de devenir un grand transporteur un jour et de construire sa maison.

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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.

About Senegal

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 4
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $15,175,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 494.6
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD