A loan of $600 helped a member to purchase groundnuts.


Groundnut Granner Group's story

Pictured here are members of the “Groundnut Granner” group from Lunsar, a town in northern Sierra Leone. They are small businessmen who are requesting loans for 500,000 SSL for each group member from SMT. With this loan, they will be able to add more goods to their businesses, attract more customers, make more sales and profit, and improve on their living conditions.

The leader of this group of entrepreneurs is Abdul. Abdul is 45 years old, married, and has four children, three of whom attend secondary school. He was born in Lunsar. His wife is a businesswoman. Abdul sells and grinds groundnuts. He also sells gari and baskets. He has requested this loan in order to buy groundnuts in large quantities to grind and sell.

In this group: Abdul, Alpha, Osman, Saidu , Alhassan



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