A loan of $425 helped a member invest in her business.


Kargbo United Group's story

Here are Memuna C., Emmanuel G. and Mariatu J.. They are members of the Kargbo United group. This will be the first loan these entrepreneurs are accessing from SMT/Kiva. They have been in business for many years now but business has been developing at a very slow pace. They have thus come to SMT/Kiva to seek a loan of Le 500,000 for each to help them improve their businesses. Memuna C. (left) is the leader of this group. Memuna was born in Magburaka town, twenty-eight years ago. She is married with two children who are attending schools. Memuna has been a businesswoman for five years now. She sells ground-nut (peanuts) and palm-oil (the most popular cooking oil). She will invest this loan into her business, makes more profit and improves her standard of living.

In this group: Memuna, Emmanuel, Mariatu
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