A loan of $900 helped a member invest in her business.

After You Na Me Group's story

This group of entrepreneurs called their group After You Na Me. Each owns a small stall at the Magburaka town market selling different sorts of market food. They have benefited from previous SMT/Kiva loans. With the help of previous loans, their businesses improved in size and quality, they can thus better look after themselves and children. However, having fully repaid their last loan successfully, they are again seeking a new one to further strengthen their businesses. They are thus seeking a loan of Le 3,000,000 to enable them develop their businesses.

Marie C. (second from left) is the leader of the group. Marie is thirty-seven years of age, she was born in Magburaka town in northern Sierra Leone. She is married to a businessman and they have two children together who are in Junior Secondary School II. Marie sells market food since childhood days. With this loan, she will be able to buy gallons of palm-oil.

In this group: Marie, Mabinty, Kadiatu, Sallamatu

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