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Total loan: $925
Serious Women Group
Waterloo, Western Area, Sierra Leone / Food
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Serious Women Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!
A loan helped to buy palm-oil and charcoal in large quantities to add to her business.
Serious Women Group's story
Kadiatu is the featured leader of this group of entrepreneurs. She was born in Makonkorie village 45 years ago. She is married to a driver and the couple has 5 children who are attending primary and secondary schools. Kadiatu sells palm-oil (the country’s most popular cooking oil), charcoal, etc. and has been doing business for 5 years now. With the help of this loan, Kadiatu and her group members will be able to expand their respective businesses, make more sales and consequently improve on their living conditions. Kadiatu will use her share of the loan (800,000 Sierra Leonean Leones (SLL)) to buy palm-oil and charcoal in large quantities to add to her business.