A loan of $1,150 helped to buy plastic bowls, buckets, plates, trays, spoons, etc. in bulk to add to her current ones.


Mary M.'s story

Salone Microfinance Trust, a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone is very pleases to present to you Mary, a small scale businesswoman in Koidu, a city in Eastern Sierra Leone. The thirty-five-year-old Mary is married and has four children – two in secondary school and the others are not of school-going age. Mary has been a businesswoman for six years now. She sells plastic bowls, buckets, plates, trays, spoons, etc. With her loan, she is going to expand her business by buying the above mentioned items in bulk to add to her current ones.



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