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Total loan: $275

Zainab

Fullahtown, , Sierra Leone / Retail

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A loan helped to purchase more Ovaltine, milk, sugar, cocoa, sardines, luncheon meat, ketchup, drinks, water, slippers, chocolate, sweets, biscuits, soap, paste, etc.


Zainab's story

Meet 45-year-old Zainab from Fullah town branch. She is married with two children. She also adopts four of her relatives.

Zainab runs a retail shop business and sells Ovaltine, milk, sugar, cocoa, sardines, luncheon meat, ketchup, drinks, water, chocolate, sweets, biscuits, soap, paste, etc., to her customers around the community. She has been in this business for the past four years now and works 10 hours per day and six days a week. Her main challenge is increases in the prices of commodities and difficulties in transportation.

Zainab requested this loan from BRAC to purchase more Ovaltine, milk, sugar, cocoa, sardines, luncheon meat, ketchup, drinks, water, slippers, chocolate, sweets, biscuits, soap, paste, etc., to increase her business. She says that the extra income from this loan will help to solve financial problems. In the future she will like to see her business grow into a big shop. She says thanks to BRAC and the Kiva community for their support.