A loan of $1,025 helped a member invest in her business.

Three Sisters Group's story

Here are Fatmata L., Marian K. and Edeline B.. They call their group Three Sisters. Members of the Three Sisters group are small scale businesswomen in Makeni city. They have been very fortunate to receive several Kiva loans. These loans have improved the businesses and living standards of these entrepreneurs. The previous loan they received was for Le 1,000,000.00 each. Having repaid that successfully, they are again requesting a new loan of Le 1,200,000 for each to further improve their businesses.

The leader of this group is Fatmata L. on the right. Fatmata was born in Freetown. She is now forty-three years old, married to a police officer and they have five children. Fatmata’s children are attending primary and secondary schools. Fatmata sells drinks and locally dyed clothes called gara lappers. She has been in this business for many years now. With this loan, she will be able to further expand her business, make enough profit to cater for her children especially in meeting their educational needs.

In this group: Fatmata, Marian, Edeline

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