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A loan of $600 helped a member to buy cloth and clothes at wholesale to add to her current stock.


Friend Sisters Group's story

Fanta is the featured leader of this group of entrepreneurs. Fanta was born in Gbense-Kono, 43 years ago. She is married to a diamond miner and the couple has two children – one in primary school and one in secondary school.

For three years now, Fanta has been selling cloth and clothes. This is the first loan that Fanta and her group members have applied for from SMT/Kiva lenders. With the help of this loan, they will be able to expand their respective businesses, make more sales and consequently improve their living conditions. Fanta will use her share of the loan (SLL 500,000) to buy cloth and clothes at wholesale to add to her current stock.

In this group: Adama , Sarah , Hawa , Fanta , Isatu



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