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Total loan: $1,175
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Isatu

Sierra Leone
Kenema, Sierra Leone / Food Stall

A loan of $1,175 helped to buy eggs wholesale to add to her current stock.


Isatu's story

This is Isatu, a small-scale entrepreneur based in Kenema, a city in eastern Sierra Leone. Born in Gbendnbu, in northern Sierra Leone, 48 years ago, Isatu is married to a trader and has two children who are attending primary and secondary schools. Isatu sells eggs and has been a businesswoman for quite a number of years now.

She has come to SMT, a partner of Kiva.org, to apply for a loan of 5,000,000 Sierra Leonean leones in order to further expand her business. She will use this loan to buy eggs wholesale to add to her current stock.



Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: February 12, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International

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Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: February 12, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of ChildFund International