Warrah is 35 years old and married. She has 3 children, ages 5, 10 and 19. She runs a store in Waterloo branch, Western Area Region in Sierra Leone.
Warrah has been in this business for 10 years and sells soft drinks, pure water, sugar and variety of goods at her store. Her business is the only income she has. She says that the main challenges to her business are transportation and completion in the market.
Warrah requested this loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to buy different varieties of goods like soft drinks, pure water and sugar. She says that the extra income from this loan will help her to increase her business and take good care of her children. In the future, she would like to build a permanent business location. She is grateful for your support.
About BRAC Sierra Leone
This loan is administered by BRAC Sierra Leone. BRAC, the world’s largest NGO, takes a multi-dimensional approach to attacking poverty through offering a comprehensive range of programs in the realms of microfinance, capacity building, livelihood development, health, education, and social justice.
BRAC Sierra Leone plays a large role in providing economic empowerment to communities that lack access to the financial mainstream. BRAC Sierra Leone offers small enterprise loans to men and women who desire to expand their small businesses, generate employment opportunities, and provide new services. More information can be found on BRAC Sierra Leone’s Kiva Field Partner Page.