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This is 32-year-old Kadiatu. She is married, and has one child aged 3. She has one additional dependent who lives with her for schooling purposes.

In 1999, Kadiatu established her plastics business. She began her business because she wants to assist her husband to take care of the home. Working seven days a week and 11 hours a day, she earns about Le800,000 every month from this business. She would like a loan in the amount of Le4,000,000. Kadiatu requires a loan in order to buy more plastics of different kind for resale. She hopes that this loan will enable her to increase her monthly profits.

In the future, Kadiatu plans to buy land and to build a house. She is very hardworking and she thanks you for your support.

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About the Association or Rural Development

The Association for Rural Development (ARD) is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Sierra Leone. Established in 1989, ARD has offered individual and group loans to support small-scale businesses across the country for two decades. You can learn more about ARD on its partner profile page, support the organization and its staff by joining the ARD lending team, or lend to another one of its borrowers currently raising funds on Kiva.


About Sierra Leone

  • $2,100
    Average annual income
  • 29
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    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $9,391,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,329.9
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $925 helped Kadiatu to buy more plastics of different kind for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 6, 2013
Sep 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014