A loan of $1,950 helped a member to pay school fees for his children.


Mohamed's Group's story

In the photo above are a group of teachers from one of the schools in Waterloo, a town near Freetown. This group of teachers have come to SMT, a partner of Kiva.org based in Makeni, in Northern Sierra Leone. This group of teachers want a loan of 11,000,000.00 SLL in order to meet their immediate financial challenges. At the end of each month, they repay the loan, using their monthly salaries.

The leader of this group is Mohamed. Mohamed is a native of Mabonto, in Northern Sierra Leone. He is forty-five year old, married and has six children who attend primary and secondary schools. Mohamed has requested this loan to pay his children's school fees.

In this group: Mohamed , Robert T.m., Kezia Eva, Alusine , Osman , Joseph S.



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