A loan of $575 helped a member to buy gallons of palm-oil to add to her current stock.


Loyama Group's story

Musu is the leader of this group of entrepreneurs. She was born in Kenema City 30 years ago. Musu is married to a businessman and the couple has 3 children. For many years now, Musu has been selling palm-oil (the most popular cooking oil), etc. This is the first loan that Musu and her group members have applied for from SMT/Kiva lenders. With the help of this loan, they will be able to expand their businesses, make more sales and consequently improve on their living conditions. Musu will use her share of the loan (500,000 SLL) to expand her business. she will buy gallons of palm-oil to add to her current stock.

In this group: Musu, Mojama, Watta, Fatmata, Hawa
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