A loan of $600 helped a member to buy a basket full of dried fish to add to her business.


Quick Action Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone, is very pleased to present to you members of the Quick Action Group. These are small scale entrepreneurs who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders seeking a loan of 500,000 leones each in order to invest in their respective businesses.

Memunatu is the featured leader of this group. Memunatu is 20 years old. She is married with three children – two in primary school and one in secondary school. Memunatu sells dried fish and has been doing this business for five years now. With the help of this loan, Memunatu will buy a basket full of dried fish to add to her business.

In this group: Mohamed , Memunatu , Mariatu , Hawa , Aminata



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