A loan of $600 helped a member to buy a large quantity of tobacco leaves.


Tahopaneh Group's story

Abdul is the featured leader of this group of entrepreneurs. He is 50 years old, married to a trader and the couple has five children who are attending primary and secondary schools. Abdul sells tobacco leaves.

With the help of this loan, Abdul and his group members will be able to expand their respective businesses, make more sales and consequently improve their living conditions. Abdul will use his share of the loan (SLL 500,000) to buy a large quantity of tobacco leaves to add to his business.

(Also included in the right of the photo is loan officer Gibrill, posing with the borrowers).

In this group: Abdul, Dura, Fatu , Augustine B, Mahamed K
*not pictured



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