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Lily

Paynesville North, Montserrado, Liberia / Food

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A loan helped to purchase more rice, meat and other ingredients that will be used to prepare cooked food to sell.


Lily's story

This is 37-year-old Lily, a married mother with two children, aged 3 and 14 years old. Both of her children are in schooling and live at home. Lily attended school until 12th grade.

Lily deals in a business where she prepares cooked food to sell. She has operated the business for five years and has no problems with her sales. She transports supplies to her business site by car. She learned this trade by herself and her husband gave her money to start the business. She sells Monday through Saturday.

To continue her sales, Lily applied for a loan through BRAC Liberia and KIVA Field Partner. The loan will be used to purchase more rice, meat and other ingredients that will be used to prepare cooked food to sell to her good clients. She likes her business because it gives her money that enables her to send her children to school.

In the future, Lily wants to build houses. She wishes to say thanks.