A loan of $200 helped buy fabric for resale.


Awa Thioye's story

Mrs. Awa Thioye is a married woman who lives in Senegal. She has been active in the commercial sector for almost two years and specializes in selling various fabrics.

She is a member at one of the U-IMCEC branches where she is requesting a loan for 100,000 CFA francs. With this funding she plans to buy fabrics she will then resell to her customers.

Thus, increasing profits will enable her to continue to participate in managing daily household expenses and increase her savings. Her future project is to further develop her business activity.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer René McConnell



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