A loan of $925 helped to purchase more electronic appliances like radios, tapes, lighters and phone accessories.


Mohamed's story

Mohamed is 47 years old and married with five children between the ages of 1 and 20 years old. He sells general stock items in Waterloo. Previously, he was doing business with his father. In 1992, he decided to start his own business so he could build his family. Three of his children are currently attending school.

To earn a living, he sells home products like radios, tapes, lighters and phone accessories at his store. He also earns income from renting out his house. He describes his main problem as insufficient capital to run his business and the difficulty of catching a vehicle within the Waterloo community.

He requested this loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to purchase more electronic appliances like radios, tapes, lighters and phone accessories .He says that the extra income from this loan will help him to increase his income and improve his family's standard of living. In the future, he would like to expand his business in town. He is grateful for your support.



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