A loan helped a member to pay for more cosmetics.


Thankfull Group's story

Fatima is a 29-year-old mother of four children, ages 13, eight, five and three years old. She is a group leader and also the featured borrower, often described as a very hardworking individual. She is representing her group of four members in Thankfull Group. Fatima is shown on the right in the picture.

Fatima and her group members are requesting a loan totaling 4,000,000 SLL, of which Fatima is entitled to 1,000,000 SLL. With this amount, she will buy more cosmetics.

Fatima believes she can have a better life for her family by continuing to work with ARD. With the profits from this loan, she plans to open a savings account for her children’s education.

She thanks Kiva for their support.

In this group: Fatima, Umaru, Sabatu, Foday


This loan is special because:

It helps a borrower in Sierra Leone where Ebola has affected the economy.



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