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Total loan: $950
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Abass

Sierra Leone
Waterloo, Sierra Leone / Grocery Store

A loan of $950 helped to purchases more food items such as onions, rice, and bags of pepper.


Abass's story

Abass is 30 years old and married with two children, ages two and seven. He runs a general merchandise store in Waterloo near Freetown.

Abass has owned this business for four years and sells onions, rice and bags of pepper at his store. His business is the only source of income he has. He says that the main challenge to his business is price inflation.

He requested this loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to purchase more food items. Abass says that the extra income from this loan will help him increase his savings. In the future, he would like to be a supplier to other partners.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 8, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC Sierra Leone Microfinance Company Limited

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 8, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC Sierra Leone Microfinance Company Limited