A loan of $700 helped to buy dinnerware and utensils to resell.


Aminata's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva based in Makeni in northern Sierra Leone, is very pleased to present to you Aminata, a businesswoman in Koidu, a city in eastern Sierra Leone. A native of Gbenseh in Koidu, Aminata is 40 years old and is married to a trader. The couple has 3 children who are attending primary school. Aminata has been a businesswoman for many years selling dishes, buckets, spoons, plates, etc. She has requested a loan of 3,000,000 Leones in order to buy additional dishes, buckets, spoons, plates, etc. in bulk.



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