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Please meet 44-year-old Baby from Bo, Sierra Leone, in the southern part of the country. She is married with four children, the youngest being 11 years old. All of her children are attending school. She started doing business because she wanted her own career.

Baby has a business in Moriba Town selling dressmaking materials and fabrics such as cotton and linen. She works at her business every day for 10 hours per day. She will use the loan to purchase more materials for her business, such as cotton, linen and slippers. She would like to see her business continue to expand and grow to the next level. The extra income from her business will help her give a good education to her children. She is thankful for 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
  • 52
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    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $9,327,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,320.5
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Baby to purchase more materials for her business, such as cotton, linen and slippers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 18, 2013
Mar 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013