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Total loan: $475
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One Word United Group

Sierra Leone
Waterloo, Sierra Leone / Used Clothing

A loan of $475 helped a member to buy a bale of used-clothes to add to her current stock.


One Word United Group's story

Idrissa is the featured leader of this group of entrepreneurs. Idrissa was born in Yele village, in northern Sierra Leone 28 years ago. She is married to a trader and the couple have 3 children, 2 of whom are attending primary schools. Idrissa sells used clothes and has been doing this type of work for 10 years now.

With the help of this loan, Idrissa and her group members will be able to expand their respective businesses, make more sales and consequently improve their living conditions. Idrissa will use her share of the loan (SLL 500,000) to buy a bale of used-clothes to add to her current stock.

In this group: Idrissa , Hawa , Safiatu , Isata
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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: February 8, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: February 8, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International