Fatmata is 39 years old and married with five children between the ages of five and 20 years old. Four of her children attend school. Fatmata runs a store where she sells palm oil and beans in Kandeh Town in Sierra Leone. She started her business to help her husband take care of their family.
Fatmata is requesting a loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to purchase shoes to sell at her store. She will use her loan to expand her business and hopes that her extra income will help her to provide food and shelter for her family. In the future, Fatmata would like to see her business grow. She thanks you 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.