A loan of $825 helped to buy cattle to resell.

Amadou's story

Amadou is a regular at his local branch of UIMCEC. He is 32 years old and married with children.

He is developing his cattle-selling business and has seven years experience in this area. He begins work at 6am and finishes at 7pm.

Amadou is requesting this loan to build up his business. He would like to diversify his livestock and satisfy his customers.

Amadou manages his family’s daily expenses and his children’s school fees. In the future he would like to open a large farm to increase his income and improve his family’s living conditions.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Lucy Knight

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