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Total loan: $3,000

Samana Group

Zomba, Southern Region, Malawi / Food

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A loan helped to buy 2 bundles of firewood, 20 litres of cooking oil and 5 bags of maize flour.

Samana Group's story

Ireen is one member of the Samana group. She is a 58 year old widow who cares for her seven children, two orphans and six relatives.

Ireen sells homemade snacks. She started the business to provide for her family, being a single mother.

She requires a loan to buy two bundles of firewood, twenty litres of cooking oil and five bags of maize flour. The proceeds will help her pay for household needs and children's school fees.

Ireen plans to grow her business, construct houses to let and also to purchase a motorbike in the future.

Note: Teleza is the extra person appearing in the photo. She decided not to participate in the loan after the request was processed, but she signed the client waiver.