A loan of $1,050 helped to buy a large quantity of construction building materials to add to his shop.


Sorie Ibrahim's story

Pictured here is Sorie, an entrepreneur, in the township of Kabala in northern Sierra Leone. The 49-year-old was born in Kabala town. He has three children. His wife is a businesswoman and his children are attending primary and secondary schools.

For many years now, Sorie has been selling a wide variety of items including cements, iron corrugated zincs, iron robs, motor-bikes, drinks, etc. Sorie is seeking a loan of SLL 4,500,000 from SMT/Kiva lenders in order to expand his business. With this loan, Sorie will buy a large quantity of construction building materials to add to his shop.



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