Mary Roberts thankful for the opportunity to expand her business with microcredit

09.09.15

Mary Roberts is one of the micro- entrepreneurs who received a loan from GGEM (Grassroots Gender Empowerment Movement) through the funding of Aurora Foundation. Mary obtained an SLL 3 Million loan in January 2015 to increase her stocks of Africana traditional clothing which she sells from her shop in Freetown. She has already paid back most of the loan granted and is thankful for the opportunity to expand her business.

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