A loan of $250 helped to invest in agriculture.


Brima's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT) is very pleased to present to you Brima, a staff at one of the sugar producing companies in Sierra Leone. This 40-year-old is a native of Magbass village, in northern Sierra Leone. He is married and has 5 children – 2 whom are in primary school and 3 whom are in secondary school. Brima has been working in this company for 10 years now. He has come to SMT, a partner of Kiva.org, to apply for a loan of SLL 1,000,000.00. He will use this loan to invest in agriculture. Through partnering with local companies, SMT is able to provide borrowers like Brima with microloans that are repaid through payroll deduction.



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