A loan of $575 helped a member to buy a large quantity of cassava to add to her current stock.


Good People Group's story

In the photo are members of the “Good People” group. They are small-scale businesswomen based in Kenema, a city in Eastern Sierra Leone. This is the first loan these entrepreneurs are accessing from SMT/ Kiva lenders. With this loan, they will be able to expand their businesses, make more profit and consequently improve their standard of living.

The leader of this group is Jebbie. Jebbie is 32. She was born in Kenema city where she is currently residing together with her husband and 2 children. Her husband is a driver and her children are attending primary school and secondary schools. For many years now, Jebbie has been selling cassava. With this loan, she will buy a large quantity of cassava to add to her current stock.

In this group: Jebbie , Amie, Jebbie, Jenneh, Baby



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