A loan of $925 helped a member to buy a large quantity of groundnuts, rice, etc. to add to her current stock.


Tamarneh Ii 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 “Tamarneh Ii” group. These are small scale entrepreneurs who have come to SMT/Kiva lenders to apply for a loan of 800,000 Sierra Leonean Leones (SLL) each in order to invest in their respective businesses.

Aminata is the featured leader of this group. Aminata is 42-years-old. She is married with four children, three of whom are attending primary schools and one is in secondary school. Aminata sells groundnuts, rice, etc. and has been doing this business for eight years now. With the help of this loan, she will invest in her business by buying a large quantity of groundnuts, rice, etc. to add to her current stock.

In this group: Aminata , Finda , Sundu , Hawa , Kadiatu



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