A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy rice and palm oil in large quantities.


Sorbeh United 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 “Sorbeh United” group. These are small scale entrepreneurs who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of SLL 4,200,000 for the entire group in order to invest in their respective businesses. Ibrahim is the leader of this group. He is approximately 30 years old and is married, with three children who attend primary school. Ibrahim sells rice and palm oil (the most favorite cooking oil). With many years of experience in business, Ibrahim is going to use his share of the loan to buy rice and palm oil in large quantities to add to his business.

In this group: Ibrahim, Isatu, Massah, Mamusu I., Fatmata
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