A loan of $600 helped a member to buy a larger quantity of fish to resell.


Come And See Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone, is very pleased to present to you the members of the Come and See Group. These are small-scale entrepreneurs, who have come to SMT and Kiva lenders to apply for a loan of SLL 500,000 for each, which they will invest in their respective businesses.

Abibatu is the featured leader of this group. She is 27 years old, she is married to a trader, and the couple has two children. The children are attending primary and secondary schools. Abibatu sells fish. With her share of this loan, she is going to buy a larger quantity of fish to resell.

In this group: Abibatu , Tenneh , Kumba , Mamusu , Isatu
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