A loan of $425 helped a member to purchase more planks and hardware.

Remember To Pay Group's story

Remember To Pay is a group of five borrowers led by S. K.. He is 55 years old and is married, with six children aged 14-28 years old. S. did not have the opportunity to go to school due to poverty. He and his family live and work in the West Point Community, near Monrovia, Liberia.

S.’s business is the selling of building materials, such as planks and hardware. He has been running this business for 25 years and hopes to open a shop in the near future. He sells good quality planks and other materials for building in order to encourage customers to continue buying from him. S. will use this loan to purchase more planks and hardware. He dreams of giving his children good medical attention when needed.

In the photo that accompanies this profile, S. is the one holding the sign. Tenneh Tamba is inset at lower left.

About LEAP:

The Local Enterprise Assistance Program (LEAP) is Liberia's largest and oldest continuously operating microfinance institution with 13 branches across the country. Founded in 1994, the non-profit organization has survived periods of civil war and severe socio-economic hardship. LEAP seeks to help rebuild post-conflict Liberia through its group and individual loans to micro- and small-scale entrepreneurs, and puts emphasis on lending to women.

In this group: Saah, Siah, Saah, Yawah, Tenneh

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