A loan of $175 helped to purchase more fish for resale.


Ya Sailay's story

Ya’ Sailay is 48 years old and widowed with 3 children. She runs a fish business in Tombo Western rural area in Sierra Leone. She started this business, selling fish within her community, just after she got married to earn a daily living. She says that at present her business is doing well, because she has been able to take care of her family out of her profit.

Ya’ Sailay requested this loan through BRAC Sierra Leone to purchase more fish for resale. She says that the extra income from this loan will help her increase her business and have a permanent business location. In the future, she would like to expand her business to a higher level. She is grateful for your support.



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