Wara K. is 33 years old. She is happily married with two children, a boy and a girl who are both in primary school. She lives with her husband, who is a commercial bus driver, and children in Mountain cut, an area of Freetown, the capital city of Sierra Leone. This is where she sells her lace materials.
Wara has been a LAPOSL client for almost two years now and has taken four previous loans. With her previous loans, she bought more lace materials for sale and used her profit to support her family. Wara is seeking a loan of 3,000,000 Leones to enable her to grow in same business by buying more lace materials. She hopes to get more profit that will elevate her and her family from the grip of poverty forever.