A loan of $1,225 helped a member buy materials to build his house.


David Saffa's Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org based in Makeni is very pleased to present you this group of teachers from Koidu, a city in Eastern Sierra Leone. They have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek for a loan of SLL 5,300,000 in order to meet their immediate financial challenges. At the end of each month, they will repay the loan using their monthly salaries.

Aiah is the leader of this group of teachers. He was born in Gandorhun. He is 41 years old, married and has 2 children – 1 in primary school and the other is not yet of school-going age. Aiah has been a teacher for 19 years now. He has requested for this loan in order to buy house building materials like cement, iron corrugated zinc, sand, etc. for the construction of a house.

In this group: David Saffa , Aiah , Aiah Lebbie , Sahr



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