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Total loan: $1,075
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Tatimalap Group

Sierra Leone
Makeni, Sierra Leone / Fuel/Firewood

A loan of $1,075 helped a member to increase stock of fire wood, clothes and food ingredients.


Tatimalap Group's story

Fatu is an honest Kiva client and the Tatinalap group leader. She completed repayment of her previous loan and is very grateful to Kiva for expanding her business. With her previous loan, she was able to purchase a truck of firewood and that increased her income. Because of the business expansion, her husband is able to assist in selling and splitting the wood; thus keeping him busy.

Marie S. owns a small, local restaurant. Pusshe Kabbia sells cotton materials in the Makeni market. The group members are requesting for a loan of Le.3000000 to expand their businesses.

In this group: Fatu, Marie, Pusseh
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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 2, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 2, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International