A loan of $1,150 helped a member to pay his college fees.

Steven Tamba J. Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT) is very pleased to present to you this group of school teachers located in Koidu, in eastern Sierra Leone. This group of teachers has come to SMT, a partner of Kiva.org to apply for a loan of SLL 4,900,000 for the entire team. With the help of this loan, they can meet their most immediate and most pressing financial needs and at the end of each month, they can easily repay the loan, using their monthly salaries. It is their school’s bursar who is directly responsible for doing the deductions and making the repayments on their behalf.

Steven is the featured leader of this group. A native of Kono, Steven is married to a housewife. They have 2 children who are attending primary school. Stevens has been a school teacher for 17 years. He is pursuing further studies at college. He has requested this loan in order to pay his college fees.

In this group: Steven Tamba J., Aiah , Tamba E. , Sahr
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