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Ndeye Marie
Ndeye Marie lives in Senegal. She is a widow who has been an active trader since 1986. She sells a variety of products such as perfumes and incense as well as second-hand clothing. The profits which she generates from her business enable her to contribute to the household costs (rent and food). She is a member of one of the U-IMCEC branches where she has already had two previous loans. She is requesting a new loan of 200,000FCFA to buy articles that she will sell in order to build up her business. Her aim is to satisfy customer demand, increase her profits and in the near future acquire her own shop where she can stock her goods.
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Madame Ndeye Marie vit au Sénégal. C’est une femme veuve qui évolue dans le secteur du commerce depuis 1986. Elle vend divers produits tels que parfums et encens en plus des habits de friperie qu’elle commercialise. Les profits que lui génère son activité lui permettent contribuer aux charges du ménage ( loyer et nourriture). Elle est membre de l’un des guichets de l’U-IMCEC où elle a bénéficié auparavant de 02 crédits antérieurs. Elle sollicite un nouveau prêt de 200.000 francs CFA prévu pour acheter les articles qu’elle commercialise afin de mieux développer son activité. Son objectif est de satisfaire la demande de sa clientèle, d’accroitre ses bénéfices et d’acquérir dans un futur proche son propre magasin de stockage de ses marchandises.

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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
  • 1
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $15,265,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 502.1
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Ndeye Marie to buy second-hand clothing, perfumes and incense for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 1, 2013
Apr 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014