A loan of $1,150 helped to buy food items in large quantities to add to her current stock.


Isatu's story

Salone Microfinance Trust, a partner of Kiva.org, is very pleased to present to you Isatu, a businesswoman from the town of Kabala, in northern Sierra Leone. Isatu is a native of Sinkunia and she is thirty-eight years old. She is married to a businessman and has three children – two are in primary school and one is in secondary school. Isatu sells onions, flour, margi (used to give sauce a sweet taste), sugar, salt, bowls, dishes, etc. She has requested a loan of 5,000,000 Sierra Leonean Leones (SLL) in order to expand her business by buying the above mentioned items in large quantities to add to her current stock.



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