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Total loan: $225

Ramatu

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Jui, Western Area, Sierra Leone / Retail

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A loan helped to purchase more pepper, Maggi, onions, tomato, groundnuts, beans, oil, palm oil, rice, ginger, cowpeas etc.


Ramatu's story

Meet 32 years old Ramatu from Jui branch. She is married with 3 children between the ages of 8 months and 13 years old and two of them are currently attending school.

Ramatu runs a retail business and sells pepper, Maggi, onions, tomato, groundnuts, beans, oil, palm oil, rice, onions, salt etc to her customers around the community. She has been in this business for the past 15 years now and works 5 hours per day and 7 days a week. Her other source of income is from her husband. Her main challenge is bad business sometimes.

Ramatu requested this loan from BRAC to purchase more pepper, Maggi, onions, tomato, groundnuts, r beans, oil, palm oil, rice, ginger, cowpeas etc to increase her business.

She says that the extra income from this loan will help her to pay fees for her children and to increase her capital.

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 support.