A loan of $200 helped to buy more gallons of palm oil and gari.

Hawa's story

This is 32-year-old Hawa from Kandeh town Bo, Southern area in Sierra Leone. She is married with three children between the ages of 9 and 15 years old. She has two relatives that depend on her.

Hawa runs a palm oil business. She has been running this business for 13 years. She works at the business from morning to night, 6 days per week. She also earns income from small-scale farming. She says that the main challenges to her business are transportation costs to bring her goods from her business place.

Hawa has requested a loan in order to buy more gallons of palm oil and gari [cassava flakes]. The extra income from this loan will allow her to improve her standard of living. In the future, she plans to change her business to a provision store. She appreciates your support.

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