A loan of $1,175 helped a member to buy rice, palm-oil, tomatoes, pepper, onions, gari, etc.


Alafia A Group's story

For the second time, Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT) is very pleased to present to you members of the “Alafia A” group. Their previous Kiva loan has been very helpful in boosting their respective businesses.

Having done repaying their last Kiva loan successfully, they are again requesting a new loan of 1,000,000 Sierra Leonean Leones (SLL) for each member in the group in order to further expand their respective businesses.

Featured leader, Fatmata, will again use her share of the loan to buy rice, palm-oil, tomatoes, pepper, onions, gari (food made out of cassava roots), etc. to add to her business.

In this group: Yeabu , Aminata , Rugiatu , Fatmata , Jariatu



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