A loan of $925 helped to purchase a variety of clothing with traditional design patterns.


Fatmata's story

Fathima, a married mother of 3, is in her late thirties. Here children are between 8 and 13 years old. She runs a clothing enterprise in Waterloo Eastern area in Freetown. Her children are going to school. She began this business because she did not go to school and she thought that business would be more profitable. She's been in this business for 15 years and sells wax cotton, lace, and women's clothing. She says that despite the challenges, she is a very hardworking woman and desires to educate her children. Fatmata requested this loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to purchase variety of clothing with traditional design patterns. She says that the extra resulting income will help her to increase her business and educate her children. In the future, she would like to open a supermarket. She is grateful for your support.



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