A loan of $575 helped a member to buy glass plates, spoons, cups, bowls, etc. in bulk to add to her current stock.


Belive God Group's story

Meet members of the "Belive God" group from Makeni, a city in Northern Sierra Leone. This group of entrepreneurs have come to SMT to request a loan of 500,000 Sierra Leonean Leones for each. With the help of this loan, they will be able to add more goods into their respective businesses. This will lead to more sales and better profit. Consequently, they will be able to better look after their children in terms of feeding, clothing and academically.

The leader of this group is Fatmata. A native of Makeni city, the 42-year-old is married and has four children - one in primary school and three in secondary school. Fatmata sells glass plates, spoons, cups, bowls, etc. She has been a businesswoman for 15 years now. With her share of this loan, she is going to buy the above-mentioned items in bulk to add to her current stock.

In this group: Fatmata, Ajratu, Abibatu, Isatu, Zainab



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