A loan of $925 helped a member to buy onions, peppers, etc., in bulk to add to her current stock.

Muloma Group's story

Meet with members of the “Muloma” group from Kenema, a city in northern Sierra Leone. They are all local entrepreneurs who have come to SMT, a partner of Kiva, to apply for a loan of SLL 800,000 for each member. With the help of this loan, they will be able to expand their respective businesses, make more sales and consequently improve on their living conditions.

Kadiatu is the featured leader of this group. The 32-year-old is married to a trader and they have two children who are attending primary schools. Kadiatu has been a businesswoman for many years; she sells onions, peppers, etc. With her share of this loan, she will buy the aforementioned items in bulk to add to her current stock.

In this group: Kadiatu, Mabinty, Isatu, Jattu, Kadiatu

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