A loan of $375 helped a member to buy more hair dressing materials like shampoo, hair rollers and a hair dryer, etc.

Lift The People Group's story

Mariama K., who is holding the sign, is the leader of a group of five borrowers called Lift the people. She is 41 years old, married and has two children who range from 14 to 20 years old. She also cares for two siblings.

She was only able to attend school through 10th grade due to lack of financial support.

For 15 years, she has been operating a beauty salon in Peter Town, Harbel, outside of Monrovia, Liberia.

She plans to use her 7,000 LRD portion of this 25,000 LRD group loan to buy more hair dressing materials like shampoo, hair rollers, and a hair dryer, etc. She describes herself as a kind woman.

Her goal is to improve her business and continue to support her children so that they can have a better future.

In the photo that accompanies this profile, Musa is inset at lower right because he was absent during disbursal.

In this group: Mariama, Kumba, Bendu, Fatu, Musa

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