A loan of $2,025 helped a member to pay school fees for her children.

Susan Yatta's Group's story

Meet teachers of The SLC (Sierra Leone Church) Primary School, situated in Kenema, a city in eastern Sierra Leone. SLC Primary School was built in 1909 by the Anglican Mission. SLC primary school is staffed with 42 teachers and has an enrollment of 1,025 pupils. This is the first loan that teachers of SLC primary school are accessing from SMT/Kiva lenders. With the help of this loan, these teachers’ standard of living will improve.

Susan is the leader of this group of teachers. She is age thirty-one. Susan was born in N’Jalah, a village near Bo city. She is married and has two children – one in primary school and one in secondary school. Susan has been a teacher for five years now. Susan will use her share of this loan for developmental purposes; she will use it to pay school fees for her children.

(Attached to this photo is a snapshot of Sylvester, a borrower who was not able to be present for the group photo).

In this group: Susan Yatta , Sylvester Foday, Issah , Karmoh , Musu , Augusta N. , Saffa , John C. , Moigboi Francis
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