Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
This is 35-year-old Abdulai. He is married and has two children, aged 10 and 13. He has one additional dependents, who lives with him as a sales assistant. In 2007, Abdulai established his business selling slippers, underwear, Pampers, etc. He began his business because he was trained up as a businessman. His business is located in the outskirts of the city, and his main customers are men and women. Working seven days a week, 10 hours a day, he earns about 500,000 SLL every month from this business. He would like a loan in the amount of 4,000,000 SLL. Abdulai requires a loan in order to increase his stock for resale. In the future, he plans to get a bakery as a source of more income. He thanks you for your support.

Additional Information

About the Association for Rural Development

The Association for Rural Development (ARD) is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Sierra Leone. Established in 1989, ARD has offered individual and group loans to support small-scale businesses across the country for two decades. You can learn more about ARD on its partner profile page, support the organization and its staff by joining the ARD lending team, or lend to another one of its borrowers currently raising funds on Kiva.

About Sierra Leone

  • $2,100
    Average annual income
  • 46
    View loans »
    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $10,094,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,319.7
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped Abdulai to buy more slippers for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 19, 2013
May 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014