A loan of $750 helped a member to buy cartons of fresh fish to add to her current stock.


Raw Fish Sellers Ii Group's story

In the photo are members of the “Raw Fish Sellers II” group. They are small-scale businesswomen based in Kenema, a city in Eastern Sierra Leone. They are seeking a loan of 800,000 Sierra Leonean Leones (SLL) each from SMT/Kiva lenders. With this loan, they will be able to expand their businesses, make more profit and consequently improve their standard of living. The leader of this group is Sinah. Sinah is aged 26; she was born in Kenema city where she is currently residing together with her husband and two children. Her husband is a businessman and one of her children is attending primary school. For 10 years now, Sinah has been selling fresh fish. With this loan, she will buy cartons of fresh fish to add to her current stock.

In this group: Sinah, Nancy, Faytmata, Fatmata
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