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Total loan: $275


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Congo Town, Montserrado, Liberia / Clothing

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A loan helped to purchase more used clothes for the business.

Mardea's story

Mardea, 25, is married with a child that is two years of age. She is a university student, and lives at Congo town. Her husband is a barber, For the past six years she has been selling used clothes, she sells both boys and girls clothing. A challenge she face is low sales during the raining season. She make profit when she sells and with the profit she buys more goods to resell. Her favorite part of her business is during the charisma season, when her sales are very high. Mardea requests a loan to purchase more used clothes for the business. Her plan for the future is to have a boutique, and to build a house.