A loan of $300 helped to buy a variety of cosmetics like vaseline, baby oil and body cream.


Memuna's story

This is 35-year-old Memuna from Kandeh town in the Southern area of Bo, Sierra Leone. She is a married mother of one child who is 5 years old.

Memuna runs a cosmetics business at Kandeh Town Market. She sells vaseline, baby oil, and body cream. She has been running this business for 8 years. She works at the business every day 10 hours per day. Memuna only earns income from her shop. She says that the main challenges to her business are competition in the market and the high cost of transportation.

Memuna has requested a loan in order to buy a variety of cosmetics like vaseline, baby oil, and body cream. The extra income from this loan will allow her to start a savings account and increase her business. In the future, she hopes to open three shops. She appreciates your support.



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