Total loan: $300


New Kru, Montserrado, Liberia / Food

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A loan helped to purchase more plantains and fufu to sell.

Theresa's story

This is 41-year- old Theresa from Liberia. She is single with 5 children. She attended school up to 6th grade. Of her children, 3 are currently attending school while living at home. Theresa runs a business which sells plantain and fufu. She has been in this business for some 10 years and works 15 hours per day, 6 days a week. She has had no problem with her business. Theresa requested this loan from Brac to purchase more plantains and fufu to sell and increase her business. She says that the extra income from this loan will help improve their standard of living. In the future she wants to expand her business and continue educating her children. She says thanks and gives appreciation to Brac and the Kiva community for their support.