A loan of $500 helped a member to invest in a bar.

Concern Group's story

Sahid M. I. (left), age 35, is the leader of this group. Sahid was born in Magburaka town. He is single with two children who are still in primary school. Sahid owns a bar where he has been selling both soft and hard drinks for over five years now.

Sahid M. I., Septimus C. and Marie K. named their group "Concern". They are small scale business people based in Magburaka town in northern Sierra Leone. This will be the first loan these entrepreneurs are receiving from SMT/Kiva. With this loan, they will be able to expand their businesses, make better profit and improve their standard of living.

In this group: Sahid M., Marie, Septimus
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Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details