A loan of $2,125 helped a member to pay his children's school fees, renovate his house and invest in agriculture.


Moiwa Bockarie's Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org based in Makeni, is very pleased to present to you this group of teachers from Koidu, a city in Eastern Sierra Leone. They have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of 9,200,000 SLL in order to meet their immediate financial challenges. At the end of each month, they will repay the loan using their monthly salaries.

Moiwa is the leader of this group of teachers. Moiwa was born in Panguma. He is 42 years old, married and has four children – one in primary school and three in secondary school. Moiwa has been a teacher for 18 years. He has requested this loan in order to pay his children's school fees, renovate his house and invest the rest in agriculture.

In this group: Moiwa Bockarie , Santigie M., Messie , Sahr , Agnes A. , Sia Mabia



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