A loan of $625 helped a member buy a bale of used clothes to add to his current stock.


One Word Unit Group's story

Osman D. is the leader of this group of entrepreneurs. Osman was born in Yoni village about 28 years ago. He is married to a businesswoman and the couple has one child. For eight years now, Osman has been selling used clothes. This is the first loan that Osman and members of his group 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. Osman will use his share of the loan (500,000 leones) to expand his business by buying a bale of used clothes to add to his current stock.

In this group: Osman, Rugiatu, Hannah, Abdul, Marie
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