A loan of $3,900 helped a member to pay school/college fees for his children.


Patrick O's Group's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT) is very pleased to present to you this group of teachers from Bo city in Sierra Leone. They have come to SMT to apply for a loan of 16,800,000 SLL in order to meet their most immediate and most pressing financial challenges. And at the end of each month, they can easily repay the loan using their monthly salaries. It is their school’s bursar who is directly responsible for doing the deductions from their monthly salaries and repays SMT on their behalf.

Patrick is the featured leader of this team. Born 52 years ago in Karibondo, he is married to a housewife and the couple has five children who attend secondary and tertiary academic institutions. A school teacher, Patrick has served in the teaching profession for 32 years and has requested this loan in order to pay school/college fees for his children.

In this group: Patrick O, Joseph M, Abdul , Edward H.m, Joseph , Andrew Ngegba, Jane M



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