A loan of $200 helped to purchase palm oil and detergent for making soap.

Konna's story

This is 50-year-old Konna from Torkpoi town Bo, in the southern area of Sierra Leone. She is married with five children between the ages of 11 and 25 years old.

Konna runs a local soap business; she sells local soap at her house. She has been running this business for three years. She works at the business throughout the week and eight hours per day. She also receives income from her elder son. She says that the main challenges to her business are insufficient capital to run her business and price inflation.

Konna has requested a loan in order to purchase palm oil and detergent for making soap. The extra income from this loan will allow her to increase her business and put a roof on her house to protect her residence from the rainy season. In the future, she plans to expand her business to a soap making factory. She appreciates your support.

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details