A loan of $850 helped a member to buy more children’s clothes to add to her current stock.


Member Good Group's story

Aminata is the leader of this group of entrepreneurs. Aminata was born in the town of Lungi 37 years ago. She is married to a police officer, and the couple have 3 children: 2 in primary school and 1 in secondary school. Aminata sells children's clothes and has been a businesswoman for 19 years now. Aminata and her group members have applied for a loan of 3,600,000 Leones from SMT/Kiva lenders in order to increase their business inventories. This will lead to more sales, better profit and improvement in their standard of living. Aminata will use her share of the loan (1,200,000 Leones) to buy more children’s clothes to add to her current stock.

In this group: Kadiatu , Aminata , Abie
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