A loan of $1,500 helped a member to pay school fees for his children and to renovate his house.


Unisa B.'s Group's story

Pictured above are a group of teachers from Feredugu, a village in northern Sierra Leone. They have applied for a loan of 6,500,000 Leones (SLL) from SMT, a Kiva partner in Makeni city. With the help of this loan, they will be able to settle their immediate financial constraints and then gradually repay the loan, using their monthly salaries.

Unisa is their leader. Born in a village called Boya Romende, the 51 year old is married and has seven children, five of whom are attending primary, secondary and tertiary institutions. Unisa has requested this loan in order to pay school fees for his children and to renovate his house.

In this group: Unisa B. , Moiwo Andrew , Mohamed , Frank K.



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