Cecilia is single woman, age 49. She stays in Teshie. She is in the seamstressing business and has been operating this business for 20 years in a kiosk at Teshie. She works from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
She buys sewing materials such as linen, thread etc., from the central market. Her ambition is to build her own house from the profit she makes. She makes GHS 90 monthly.
She needs GHS 700 to be able to buy more sewing materials.
About ID Ghana
ID Ghana is a microfinance NGO that provides financial and social services to underserved urban communities in Accra. ID Ghana’s socially-oriented business model provides clients with a number of social services, including financial literacy training, group discussions led by peer educators on health and nutrition education, child schooling, basic medical services, and counseling and legal services for women victims of violence.