A loan of $525 helped a member to buy gallons of palm oil, to add to her current stock.

Sobeh Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone, is very pleased to present to you the members of the Sobeh Group. They are small-scale entrepreneurs, who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of 2,200,000 Leones, in order to invest in their businesses.

Iyeba is the leader of this group. Iyeba is 45 years old. She has been a businesswoman for many years. She sells palm oil, which is the country’s most popular cooking oil. With the help of this loan, Iyeba is going to buy gallons of palm oil to add to her current stock.

In this group: Isata , Iyeba

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