A loan of $1,175 helped to purchase more food stock such as cooking oil, tomato paste and onion.

Janet's story

This is 34 -year-old Janet from Goderich, in the western area of Freetown, Sierra Leone. She is married with 4 children between the ages of 5 months and 13 years. She has two additional dependents with her and two of her children go to school.

Janet runs a cooking supply store, selling cooking supplies such as cooking oil, onion, tomato paste, salt, bake beans and baking power. She has been running this business for 6 years. She works at the business from 8am until 6pm, six days per week. She also earns income from her husband, who is working as a contractor (house builder). She says that the main challenge to her business is low capital to invest in the business.

Janet has requested a loan in order to buy more food stuff commodities. The extra income from this loan will allow her to effectively take care of her children. In the future, she plans to open bigger store in the Goderich community. She appreciates your support.

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