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Total loan: $1,075
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Mama

Senegal
saneinte, Senegal / Agriculture

A loan of $1,075 helped to buy onion seeds, herbicide, and fertilizers.


Mama's story

Mama, age 57, is an onion farmer who lives in a village called Mbane. He's married and the father of 15 children.

He started this onion farming business during his childhood, with his parents. This loan will enable him to buy onion seeds, herbicide, and fertilizers.

In the future, he intends to increase the quality and quantity of his production, in order to expand his clientele and conquer additional markets in other villages.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann



Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: February 24, 2014

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Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: February 24, 2014