A loan of $575 helped to buy house building materials for the construction of a house.


Hawa U.'s story

Presented to you in the photo above is Hawa, a primary school teacher in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone. Hawa has been a professional teacher for twenty-seven years.

A native of Rokulan village near Makeni, Hawa is 51 years old. She is married to a civil servant and the couple has two children.

Hawa has requested a loan to buy house building materials, like iron corrugated zinc, sand, nails, cements, etc. for the construction of a house. At the end of each month, Hawa will repay the loan, using her monthly salary.



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