Aku is a 44 years old, a ready-made clothing seller. She is married to Bismark, a draftsman, who is 50 years old. She resides in Teshie with only her husband since their children are now living on their own.
She has been in this business for the past 12 years and is still doing very well. She has taken three loans already from ID. This is her fourth loan and she needs GHS 1,000 to expand her business and buy more goods to sell to her customers.
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.