Total loan: $950

Forward Ever Group

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Magburaka, Tonkolili, Northern Province, Sierra Leone / Food

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A loan helped to buy onions, rice, margi, salt, sugar, etc. at wholesale to add to her current stock.

Forward Ever Group's story

Meet the members of the “Forward Ever” group from Magburaka, a town in Northern Sierra Leone. They are all local entrepreneurs who have come to SMT, a partner of Kiva to apply for a loan of SLL 800,000 for each. With the help of this loan, they will be able to expand their businesses, make more sales and consequently improve their living conditions. Marian is the leader of this group. The thirty-two-year-old is married to a businessman, and they have three children. Marian has been a businesswoman for 15 years now, she sells onions, rice, margi (used to give sauce a sweet taste), salt, sugar, etc. With her share of this loan, she will buy these items at wholesale to add to her current stock.