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Maseray is 35 years old, married, and has two children, ages 7 and 12. Both of her children go to school.

She runs a store selling palm oil and gari in Moriba Town in Sierra Leone. She works at the business for 9 hours per day, 7 days per week. Maseray says that transportation to her store every day is difficult and is the main challenge facing her business.

Maseray has requested a loan in order to buy more palm oil and gari to grow her business. The extra income from this loan will allow her to improve the life and education of her children. She is grateful for your support.

Additional Information

About BRAC Sierra Leone

This loan is administered by BRAC Sierra Leone. BRAC, the world’s largest NGO, takes a multi-dimensional approach to attacking poverty through offering a comprehensive range of programs in the realms of microfinance, capacity building, livelihood development, health, education, and social justice.

BRAC Sierra Leone plays a large role in providing economic empowerment to communities that lack access to the financial mainstream. BRAC Sierra Leone offers small enterprise loans to men and women who desire to expand their small businesses, generate employment opportunities, and provide new services. More information can be found on BRAC Sierra Leone’s Kiva Field Partner Page.

About Sierra Leone

  • $2,100
    Average annual income
  • 46
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    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $10,068,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,320.0
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Maseray to purchase palm oil and gari to grow her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 28, 2013
Feb 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013