Musu K. is a single parent selling provisions and cosmetics. Her shop and home are rented and her business is located at her house.
She has four kids plus her mother, whom she is taking care of. She needs a loan of 3,000,000 SLL to buy cosmetics and provisions (drinks) to increase sales in the shop.
She has spent six years in business and hopes to use the proceeds of her loan to educate her kids and buy land for her children.
About the Association or Rural Development
The Association for Rural Development (ARD) is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Sierra Leone. Established in 1989, ARD has offered individual and group loans to support small-scale businesses across the country for two decades. You can learn more about ARD on its partner profile page, support the organization and its staff by joining the ARD lending team, or lend to another one of its borrowers currently raising funds on Kiva.