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A loan of $700 helped a member to buy a bale of used bags to add to his stall.

Road To Success Group's story

Mohamed is the leader of this group. He was born in Malal Marah, a big village in northern Sierra Leone. He is forty five years of age. Mohamed is married to a petty trader and the couple has four children together – three in primary school and one in secondary.

For many years now, Mohamed has been selling used bags. He and his teammate have requested a loan of 1,500,000.00 SLL each from SMT/Kiva lenders in order to expand the size and qualities of their respective businesses. Mohamed is going to use his loan to buy a bale of used bags to add to his stall inventory.

In this group: Mohamed, Osman

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