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Total loan: $600

Lorpu

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Paynesville North, Montserrado, Liberia / Food

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A loan helped to buy more oil, plantains, bananas, rice, eddoes, charcoal and palm nuts to sell.


Lorpu's story

Meet 49-year-old Lorpu from Liberia. She is married and has five children. They are schooling and live at home. Lorpu is a strong businesswoman who sells oil, plantains, bananas, rice, eddoes, charcoal and palm nuts. Her husband gave her money to start the business and her aunty taught her how to sell. For the past 20 years, she has been managing her sales. She uses a car to transport supplies to her business site. She sells 6 days a week and 11 hours daily. She has no problem with her business. She likes her business because it gives her fast profits.

Lorpu applied for a loan through BRAC Liberia and Kiva to buy more oil, plantains, bananas, rice, eddoes, charcoal and palm nuts to sell in order to further build her business. Lorpu's dreams for the future are to increase her business and continue her children's education. She gives her thanks and appreciation to BRAC and the Kiva community for their support.