A loan of $925 helped a member to pay school fees for his junior sisters.


Osman's Group's story

Osman is the leader of this group of borrowers from Kenema, a city in eastern Sierra Leone. These borrowers have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of 1,000,000 SLL for each in order to meet their immediate financial challenges. This group of salaried workers will repay the loan out of their monthly salaries. Their finance officer is directly responsible for deducting the repayment and pays SMT/Kiva on their behalf. The 31-year-old Osman is married to a banker and the couple has two children attending primary school. Born in Magburaka town, in northern Sierra Leone, Osman has had three years of experience in the civil service. He has requested this loan in order to pay school fees for his junior sisters.

In this group: Osman , Albert , John T., Christtopher
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