A loan of $1,200 helped buy more drinks and DVD players to add to her current ones.


Marie's story

Pictured here is Marie K., a small-scale businesswoman in Makeni, a city in northern Sierra Leone. Born in Makeni city about 56 years ago, Marie is married to a trader and the couple has one child.

Marie sells drinks and DVD players. She has been a businesswoman for seven years now. With a loan of 5,000,000 Sierra Leone leones, she will expand her business by buying more drinks and DVD players to add to her current ones.



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