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PortugalJoined Jun 2011Loans made: 3
Greetings from Sierra Leone!
This is Adama, a 50-year-old woman from Aberdeen branch. She is married with 3 children between the ages of 32 and 37 years.
...Read their story >
Get to know this nice woman, Susan. Susan is married and lives together with her husband and kids in the remote area of Molo. She loves and cheris...Read their story >
Meet Armen! Armen is a designer from Paraqar. A 46-year-old married man, he has been in this field for a couple of decades. Armen has many clients. He makes logos and websi...Read their story >
Carlos went to school until fifth grade. His partner works as a housewife and they have two children together, who are in school and depend on them.
Carlos has w...Read their story >
Umazi is a married woman with five children, all of whom attend school. She lives at her own house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expens...Read their story >
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