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Total loan: $275
Paynesville North Area, Montserrado, Liberia / Food
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A loan helped to buy inventory for her shop.
Please meet 50-year-old Saygon from Paynesville North in Liberia. Paynesville North has the largest market in Montserrado County. The area is home to “round time marketers”, traders who travel to the interior to purchase various goods to sell throughout the county. As a result, there is a high concentration of wholesalers in the area who distribute to various markets around Montserrado County, including Monrovia. She completed 1st grade and is married. describes herself as a hardworking person. Her spouse is a driver. She has five children between the ages of 15 and 28. Two are in school and two live at home. Saygon has a table at the market which sells red oil, pepper, okra, etc. She has been in business for ten years and works 10 hours at her business every day. With this loan, she will buy inventory for her shop. One of the greatest challenges that she faces is the rainy season. She transports her goods by shared taxi. She started her business with money from her husband. She is proud of her business because helps to improve her children's lives. Her plan is to educate her children and one day own a store in the near future. She thanks you in advance for your support!