A loan of $1,175 helped to buy more jeans, T-shirts, blouses, and shoes.

Osman's story

Meet 28-year-old Osman from Waterloo eastern area in Freetown, Sierra Leone. He is married and has two children, age 2 years and 5 years. One of his children is currently attending school.

In 2002, Osman established his clothing business. He began his business because he was a student but he did not have parents to support his education, so he worked as house help to generate income to start his business.

He works at the business from 7:30 a.m. until 7:30 p.m., seven days per week. He says that the main challenges to his business are high custom taxes, transportation costs and inflation.

Osman requires a loan in order to buy more jeans, T-shirts, blouses, and shoes. He hopes that the extra income from this loan will allow him to increase his business and improve his living. In the future, Osman plans to build a house and be a supplier. He thanks you for your support.

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