Pius K. is the proprietor of a mini-boutique. This shop is rented within the central business district.
He is married and his wife is also engaged in the running of the boutique. He spends part of his time as a social worker with a non-governmental organization (NGO) in Bo.
He has two years' experience in business. He hopes to use the proceeds of the loan to purchase land and educate his children.
He is industrious and hard-working.
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.