Total loan: $550


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Waterloo, Western Area, Sierra Leone / Retail

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A loan helped to purchase Cosmetics and other assorted items.

Mariatu's story

Greetings from Sierra Leone! This is 35 years old Mariatu from Waterloo branch. She is married with three children between the ages of 7 and 17 years old and all of them are attending school. She started this business to support her family. Mariatu runs a Retail Business and sells cosmetics and other assorted item. She has been in this business for the past 15 years. Her other source of income comes from her husband’s business. Her main challenge is slow sales sometimes during this COVID 19. She requested this loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to purchase Cosmetics and other assorted items to increase her business. Mariatu says that the extra income from this loan will help to improve her business and her family welfare. In the future, she would like to establish in to a larger scale. She says thanks to Brac and Kiva for their support.