A loan of $2,175 helped a member to buy more baby clothes.


Believe In God Group's story

Pictured here are members of the “Believe In God" Group. They are microentrepreneurs based in Makeni city, in Northern Sierra Leone. They are seeking a loan of 1,400,000 leones each to enable them to further expand their businesses. Consequently, they will make more profit and improve their standard of living.

The leader of this group is Mariatu K., who is pictured on the left. Mariatu is age 35 and was born in a place called Sanda. She is married with four children. Her husband is a teacher and her children are attending schools: two in primary school, one in secondary school and the other is still not of school-going age. For ten years now, Mariatu has been selling clothes for babies. She will use her share of this loan to buy more clothes to add to her business.

In this group: Mariatu, Hassan , Wullamatu, Ramatu*, Adamsay, Ramatu
*not pictured



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