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This is 33-year-oldld Abdul. He is married and has 2 children, aged 8 and 6 years. He has 2 additional dependents who live with him for schooling.

In 2006, Abdul established his business selling Top-Ups (cell phone service reloads) and all kinds of mobile phone accessories, as well as movies, etc. He began his business because he was earning a very low salary and needed an extra source of income to support his family. Working 7 days a week and 10 hours a day, he earns about Le 900,000 from this business.

Abdul would like a loan in the amount of Le 3,000,000 to buy different brands of mobile phones and their accessories. In the future, Abdul plans to open other centers that will be managed by his wife. He thanks you for your support

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The Association for Rural Development (ARD) is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Sierra Leone. Established in 1989, ARD has offered individual and group loans to support small-scale businesses across the country for two decades. You can learn more about ARD on its partner profile page, support the organization and its staff by joining the ARD lending team, or lend to another one of its borrowers currently raising funds on Kiva.

About Sierra Leone

  • $2,100
    Average annual income
  • 41
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    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $10,094,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,400.0
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Abdul buy mobile phones and accessories.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 7, 2012
Mar 28, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012