A loan of $450 helped a member invest into his tailoring business.


By The Grace Of God Group's story

Here are members of By the Grace of God group. They are small scale businesspeople base in Magburaka town, in northern Sierra Leone. In order to improve their businesses, they have applied for a loan of Le 500,000 for each from SMT/Kiva. Ibrahim S. (middle) is the leader of this group. Ibrahim is forty-six years of age, born in Kambia district, in northern Sierra Leone. Ibrahim is married to a businesswoman and they have seven children together. Some of his children are attending secondary schools and others in primary schools. Ibrahim is a tailor and has been in this business for many years now. He will use this loan to expand his business by buying sewing materials.

In this group: Ibrahim, Yealie, Mahawa
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