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Please meet Amodu from Waterloo, Sierra Leone. He is married with three children between the ages of 1 and 9. Currently, two of the children are attending school. Amodu has a pharmacy business selling medicine. He has been in the business for more than 10 years. He started his business after leaving secondary school. He works 12 hours per day, from Monday to Sunday. He wants to use this loan to purchase more drugs of various types to stock his pharmacy. One day he hopes to become a wholesaler of medicine. He hopes that the extra income from his business will help educate his children and improve his standard of living. He greatly appreciates your support!

Additional Information

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.

About Sierra Leone

  • $2,100
    Average annual income
  • 22
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    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $9,379,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,320.0
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,175 helped Amodu to purchase more drugs of various types to stock his pharmacy.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 21, 2013
Mar 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014