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Abdul Karim
This is 33-year-old Abdul. He is married, and has two children ages 7 and 1.

In 2000, Abdul established his drugs business. He began his business because he was trained as a businessman. Working 7 days a week and 12 hrs hours a day, he earns about Le1,500,000 every month from this business.

He would like a loan in the amount of Le5,000,000. Abdul requires a loan in order to buy more drugs to sell.

In the future, Abdul plans to expand in business. He is very hardworking, and he thanks you for your support.

Additional Information

About the Association or Rural Development

The Association for Rural Development (ARD) is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Sierra Leone. Established in 1989, ARD has offered individual and group loans to support small-scale businesses across the country for two decades. You can learn more about ARD on its partner profile page, support the organization and its staff by joining the ARD lending team, or lend to another one of its borrowers currently raising funds on Kiva.

About Sierra Leone

  • $2,100
    Average annual income
  • 14
    View loans »
    Sierra Leone Loans Fundraising
  • $9,542,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,329.0
    Sierra Leone Leones (SLL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,175 helped Abdul Karim to buy more drugs to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 4, 2014
Apr 28, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2015