A loan of $700 helped a member to buy a large quantity of medicines to add to her current stock.


God In Blessing Group's story

Meet the members of the “God In Blessing” group from Koidu, a city in eastern Sierra Leone. They are all local entrepreneurs who have come to SMT, a partner of Kiva, to apply for a loan of 600,000.00 Leones for each. With the help of this loan, they will be able to expand their respective businesses, make more sales and consequently, improve their living conditions.

Mary is the leader of this group. The 46-year-old is married to a businessman and they have five children -- two in primary school and three in secondary school. Mary has been a businesswoman for eight years now; she sells medicines. With her share of this loan, she is going to buy a large quantity of medicines to add to her current stock.

In this group: Mary , Mary , Mary , Kadiatu , Adama



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