A loan of $825 helped a member to buy plastic bowls, spoons, cups, dishes, etc. wholesale to add to her business.


Pay Quick Gee Quick Group's story

In the photo are members of the “Pay Quick Gee Quick” group. They are small scale businesswomen based in Makeni, a city in northern Sierra Leone. This is the first loan these entrepreneurs are accessing from SMT/Kiva lenders. With this loan, they will be able to expand their businesses, make more profit and consequently improve their standard of living.

Fatmata, age 35, is the featured leader of this group. She was born in the city of Makeni, where she currently resides with her husband and 3 children, who are attending primary and secondary schools. Fatmata sells plastic bowls, spoons, cups, dishes, etc. With this loan, Fatmata will buy these items wholesale to add to her business.

In this group: Fatmata , Umu , Mabinty , Rugiatu , Fatmata



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