A loan of $525 helped increase her stock of rice, palm oil, chilli pepper and peanuts.

Mariam's story

Mariam is a teacher at SOS children's village in Makeni, a town in Sierra Leone. 47 years old and with four school-going chidren, Mariam needs additional income to meet her childrens' educational requirements. Mariam diversified her sources of income by establishing a small business selling agricultural products and has been running the business for a year.

She would like to expand her business and hire a part-time attendant to manage the business. She is therefore requesting a loan of Le.1500,000 and will repay the loan from her monthly salary.

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