A loan of $1,400 helped to buy more rice, Maggi, onions, and cooking seasonings.


Aminata's story

Meet 45-year-old Aminata from Waterloo in the eastern part of Freetown, Sierra Leone. She is married with four children between the ages of 12 and 20 years old. Two of her children are currently attending school. In 1978, Aminata established her general merchandise business. She began her business because she wanted to generate income to sustain her family. She works at the business from 7:00 am until 7:30 pm, 7 days per week. At present, she is facing transportation problems.

Aminata requires a loan in order to buy more rice, Maggi, onions, and cooking seasonings. She hopes that the extra income from this loan will allow her to educate her children and improve her standard of living. In the future, Aminata plans to be a supplier to her business partner. She thanks you for your support.



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