Alice C.'s Group
Alice is the featured leader of this group. A native of Waterloo town, the 51-year-old has 2 children – 1 of whom is still in college and the other is no longer in school. Alice has been a professional teacher for 35 years now. She has requesed this loan in order to pay college fees for her child.
(These teachers came to the office in two separate batches to collect the loan, hence two different photos attached together)
About Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT)Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT) is Kiva’s oldest field partner in Sierra Leone. SMT began operations in 2002 as a microcredit program of the NGO Child Fund Sierra Leone under a USAID program to assist the reintegration of ex combatants back into their communities. Today, SMT offers group, agricultural, individual and salary loans to micro-entrepreneurs through six branches and one sub-branch in rural, urban, and peri-urban areas. By providing small loans and other financial services, SMT empowers poor clients to generate more income to help their families, improve their wellbeing, and create a more vibrant private small-business sector in Sierra Leone.
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid