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Total loan: $1,125
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Talompnu Group

Sierra Leone
Waterloo, Sierra Leone / Food Market

A loan of $1,125 helped a member to buy cigarettes, batteries, rice, palm-oil, onions, margi, salt, and sugar in bulk to add to her current stock.


Talompnu Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone is very pleased to present to you members of the “Talompnu” group. These are small-scale entrepreneurs who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to apply for a loan of 1,200,000.00 SLL for each in order to invest in their respective businesses. Margarette is the leader of this group. Margarette is 35-years-old, married with 4 children who are attending primary and secondary schools. Margarette sells cigarettes, batteries, rice, palm-oil, onions, margi (used to give sauce a sweet taste), salt and sugar. Margarette has been doing this business for 8 years now. With the help of this loan, she will invest in her business by buying items in bulk to add to her current stock.

In this group: Margarette , Hawa , Fatu , Kadiatu
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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: August 21, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: August 21, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International