Meet 40-year-old Haja from Sierra Leone. She lives in Moriba Town in Bo, located in the southern area of the country. She is married with four children, the youngest being 3 years old. Three of her children currently go to school. Her husband is a driver.
Haja started her business because she wanted to help support her home. She used to be a housewife. She has a business that sells local products such as fish and palm oil. She works at her business for eight hours a day, six days a week. She wants the loan to help expand and purchase more inventory including fish and palm oil. In the future, she wishes to see her business continue to expand and be more established. 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.