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Total loan: $1,175
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Abass

Sierra Leone
Waterloo, Sierra Leone / Food Market

A loan of $1,175 helped to buy more local food stuff like rice and beans.


Abass's story

Meet 28-year-old Abass from Waterloo Branch, in Sierra Leone. He is married and has 1 child, aged 4 years. His child is currently attending school. He has been in business for 9 years, selling local produce like rice, beans etc. He started this business because he wants his family life to improve. He works at the business from 7am until 6pm, 7 days per week. He says that the main challenges to his business are transportation and sales competition from other stores.

Abass requires a loan in order to buy more local food stuff like rice and beans. He hopes that the extra income from this loan will allow him to expand his business. In the future, Abass plans to expand his business and create more employment for other people. He thanks you for your support.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC Sierra Leone Microfinance Company Limited

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC Sierra Leone Microfinance Company Limited