Mohamed D. trades in different types of used clothing. He is married to a businesswoman who owns her own business at the same marketplace.
They have three children, a boy and two girls, and three other dependents. These people give help to the business and house activities when he goes out of town to get his goods.
Mohamed has been in business for about six years and hopes to buy more used clothing, cater to his family and start construction of a building.
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.