A loan of $475 helped a member to buy baskets full of dried/smoked fish to add to her business.


Combine Sisters Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone is very pleased to present to you members of the “Combine Sisters” group. These are small scale entrepreneurs who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of SLL 1,000,000.00 for each in order to invest in their businesses.

Sallay is the leader of this group. Sallay is about 45 years old and she is a widow with 5 grown-up children. Sallay sells dried/smoked fish and has been doing this business for 7 years now. With the help of this loan, Sallay will invest in her business by buying baskets full of dried/smoked fish to add to her business.

In this group: Sallay Papa, Hawa



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