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This is 32-year-old Gibrilla. He is married and has two children who are eight and five years old. In 2001, Gibrilla established his clothing and traveling box business. He began his business because he wanted to engage himself in economic activities to avoid being idle. His business is located in the heart of town and his main customers are both men and women but mostly women. Working 7 days a week and 11 hours a day, he earns about Le 620,000 every month from this business. He would like a loan of Le 4,500,000. Gibrilla has already received and successfully repaid two loans and now requires a new loan to buy jeans trousers , a traveling box and Polo shirts. He hopes that this loan will empower him to solve his domestic problems. In the future, Gibrilla plans to establish a boutique, to complete the construction of his house and to educate his kids. He thanks you for your support.

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The Association for Rural Development (ARD) is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Sierra Leone. Established in 1989, ARD has offered individual and group loans to support small-scale businesses across the country for two decades. You can learn more about ARD on its partner profile page, support the organization and its staff by joining the ARD lending team, or lend to another one of its borrowers currently raising funds on Kiva.

About Sierra Leone

  • $2,100
    Average annual income
  • 40
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    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $9,980,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,349.4
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,050 helped Gibrilla to buy jeans trousers, a travelling box and polo shirts.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 19, 2012
Jan 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2014