Total loan: $375


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Grassfield, , Sierra Leone / Retail

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A loan helped to purchase more provisions, toiletries, cosmetics etc. to increase her business.

Abie's story

Meet 50 years old Abie from Grass field branch. She is a married with 7 children.

Abie runs a retail shop business and sells milk, cocoa, mayonnaise, baked beans, ketchup, cigarettes, baby diapers, sweets, biscuits, chocolates etc. She has been in this business for the past 20 years now and works 12 hours per day and 6 days a week. Her other source of income is from her husband. Her main challenge is transportation of goods from one place to another.

Abie requested this loan from Brac to purchase more provisions, toiletries, cosmetics etc to increase her business. She says that the extra income from this loan will help to take care of her family and educate her children. In the next 5 years she wants to expand to a big shop. She says thanks and appreciation to Brac and Kiva community for their supports.