A loan of $5,450 helped a member to pay school/college fees for his children.


Adama's Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT) is very pleased to present to you this group of teachers from Magburaka, a town in Northern Sierra Leone. This group of teachers have applied for a loan of 23,500,000 Sierra Leonean Leones in order to meet their immediate financial challenges. At the end of each month, they will repay the loan, using their monthly salaries. Their school’s bursar is directly responsible for doing the deductions and making the repayments on their behalf.

Wilfred is leader of this group of borrowers. A native of Magburaka town, Wilfred is 58 years old. He is married to a housewife and he is a father of 14 children, 8 of whom are attending primary, secondary and tertiary institutions. Wilfred has been a professional teacher for 39 years now. He has requested this loan in order to pay school/college fees for his children.

In this group: Adama *, Zainab K., Claudius , Aminata , Sullay , Adama P., Susan , Wilfred T., Brima M., Saidu Maxwell, Mabinty M., Salieu A., Abu B., Fatmata M., Mabinty
*not pictured



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