Sunnah, age 56, is a rice vendor. She began her rice sales business because it was more profitable than her previous business. Working seven days a week and 10 hours a day, Sunnah earns about 1,000,000 LE a month. She and her husband have five grown children, ages 27, 30, 34, 37, and 40.
Sunnah requires a loan in order to buy more rice. She is requesting a loan in the amount of 3,000,000 LE. In the future, Sunnah plans to own a larger shop and build a dwelling house. She thanks you for your support.
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.