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This is 30 year-old Alhaji. He is married, and has one child, aged 3yrs. In 2000, Alhaji established his Cooking Pots Production sales business. He began his business because he was trained in this business. Working seven days a week and seven hours a day, he earns about Le1,000,000 every month from this business. He would like a loan in the amount of Le3,000,000. Alhaji requires a loan in order to buy more production materials for pot production for resale. In the future, Alhaji plans to build a house and to educate his child to a higher level. He is very hard-working He thanks you for your support.

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This loan is to a borrower living in Sierra Leone, one of the countries in West Africa currently experiencing an Ebola outbreak. The epidemic is the largest in history, claiming thousands of lives and deeply affecting the national economy. This partner is continuing to operate throughout the outbreak, but accordingly these loans will have a higher risk associated with them. Learn more about the epidemic here

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
  • 4,340.0
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Alhaji to buy more production materials for pot production.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 6, 2014
Jul 2, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2015