A loan of $950 helped a member to buy a large quantity of clothes to add to her current stock.


Good Family Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone is very pleased to present the members of the “Good Family” group. This group is composed of two small-scale entrepreneurs who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of 2,000,000 Leones for each in order to invest in their respective businesses. Margrete is the leader of this group. She is 37 years old, and married to a police officer; the couple has three children. Margrete sells clothes, and has been running this business for many years. With her share of this loan, she is going to buy a large quantity of clothes to add to her current stock.

In this group: Margrete, Kadiatu
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