Total loan: $550

Almanso Group

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Magburaka, Tonkolili, Northern Province, Sierra Leone / Food

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Almanso Group's story

This is Alimany D., Zainab K., Agnes L. and Marie L.. They named their group Almanso Group. They are local entrepreneurs in Magburaka town in northern Sierra Leone seeking a loan of SLL 500,000 each for the first time from Kiva lenders. With the help of this loan, they will be able to improve their businesses, make more profit and consequently improve their standard of living. Alimany D. (right) is the leader of this group. Alimany is age twenty-six and he was born in Freetown. He is married to a businesswoman and they have two children – one in class one and the other is not of school-going age. Alimany is a driver who plies between the Makeni and Magburaka highway, and also sells ground-nut/peanuts. He has been in this business for seven years now. Alimany will invest this loan in his ground-nut business.