A loan of $600 helped a member to buy a large quantity of clothes and shoes to sell.


Fast Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone is very pleased to present to you members of the “Fast” group. These are small-scale entrepreneurs who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of 500,000 SLL for each in order to invest in their businesses. Adama is the leader of this group. Adama is 35 years old and married with two children who are attending primary school. Adama sells clothes and shoes and has been doing this business for many years now. With the help of this loan, Adama will invest in her business by buying a large quantity of clothes and shoes to sell.

In this group: Adama , Hawa , Aminata , Baby , Zainab
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