A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy rice, onions, margi, tomatoes, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc. at wholesale.


Tawoprr Group's story

Babah K. (pictured on the left) is the leader of this group of entrepreneurs. Babah was born in Magburaka town, about 49 years ago. He is married to a businesswoman and he has eight children, all of whom are attending secondary schools. For many years now, Babah has been selling rice, onions, margi (used to give sauce a sweet taste), tomatoes, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc. This is the first loan that Babah and his group members have applied for from SMT/Kiva lenders. With the help of this loan, they will be able to expand their businesses, make more sales and consequently improve their living conditions. Babah will use his share of the loan (SL 1,500,000) to expand his business. He will buy the above-mentioned items at wholesale to add to his current stock.

In this group: Babah, Adama, Marie, Iye
*not pictured



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