A loan of $750 helped a member to buy cultural beads, chains, earrings, combs, mirrors, etc.


Super Unit Group's story

In the photo are members of the “Super Unit” group. They are small-scale businesswomen based in Koidu, a city in eastern Sierra Leone. They are requesting a loan of 800,000 SLL for each in order to expand their respective businesses. The leader of this group is Jariatu. She is 47 years old and a native of Lunsar. She is married to a trader and the couple has five children – two in primary school and three in secondary school. Jariatu has been a businesswoman for seven years now. She sells cultural beads, chains, earrings, combs, mirrors, etc. Jariatu has requested this loan in order to buy cultural beads, chains, earrings, combs, mirrors, etc. in bulk to add to her current stock.

In this group: Jariatu , Aminata , Emma , Fatmata
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