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Total loan: $775
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Josephine


A loan of $775 helped to hire more fishermen and to buy more nets.


Josephine's story

Josephine S. is 42 years old and is married to a village head man in Tokeh: a rural community in Waterloo. She has 3 children: 2 sons who are in secondary school and one daughter who is in primary school.

She is raising 7 other children who are her nephews. They depend on her and they are all in secondary school. Josephine owns a fishing boat and has several young men who fish for her. She has been in this business for 10 years.

With this loan of 3 million Leones she intends to hire more fishermen and to buy more fishing nets. It is her hope to be a model in the fishing industry.


Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: April 19, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: LAPO Sierra Leone (LAPOSL)

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: April 19, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: LAPO Sierra Leone (LAPOSL)