A loan of $700 helped a member to buy palm-oil, margi, salt, pepper, etc. in bulk to add to her current stock.


Tawopaneh Group's story

Ya Kadiatu is the leader of this group of entrepreneurs. Ya Kadiatu was born in Kambia town 45 years ago. She is married to a trader and the couple has two children who are attending secondary school. Ya Kadiatu sells market food – palm-oil (the country’s most popular cooking oil), margi (used to give sauce a sweet taste), salt, pepper, etc. – and has been doing this business for many years now.

With the help of this loan, Ya Kadiatu and her group members will be able to expand their businesses, make more sales and consequently improve their living conditions. Ya Kadiatu will use her share of the loan (500,000 Sierra Leonean Leones) to buy palm-oil, margi, salt, pepper, etc. in bulk to add to her current stock.

In this group: Isata , Marie Well-Body , Ya Kadiatu , Aminata , Aminata , Fatmata



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details