A loan of $700 helped to buy house-building materials like iron corrugated sheets, cements, nails, etc. for the construction of a house for his family.


Thomas's story

Salone Microfinance Trust, a partner of Kiva.org based in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone, is very pleased to present to you Thomas, a staff member at one of the sugar-producing companies in Sierra Leone. He has come to SMT/Kiva lenders in order to apply for a loan of SLL 3,000,000. With the help of this loan, he can buy house-building materials like iron corrugated sheets, cements, nails, etc. for the construction of a dwelling house for his family. Thomas is a native of the Magburie village. He is 40 years of age. Thomas is married to a trader and the couple has five children who are attending primary schools.



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