A loan of $1,150 helped to purchase more malaria drugs, blood tonic and cosmetics.


Marie's story

Marie is 40 years old and married with 2 children, ages 4 and 22. She runs a Pharmacy store in Aberdeen-western part in Freetown. She has 1 employee working with her.

Marie has been in this business for 5 years and sells malaria drugs, blood tonic and cosmetics at her store. She also earns income from renting out a house. She says that the main challenge to her business is problems with transportation to travel with drugs from a neighboring country.

She requested this loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to purchase more malaria drugs, blood tonic and cosmetics. Marie says that the extra income from this loan will help her improve her family status and increase her business level. In the future, she would like to expand her business to a clinic level.



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