Ernestina is a 53-year-old 2nd hand clothes seller. She is married to Anthony, who is 54 years old and a printer.
They have two children who are adults and independent. She did not continue her education after completing the basic school so she opted to go into trading.
In 2011, because she needed capital to expand her business, she joined ID Ghana after a partner introduced her to ID Ghana. She became interested and joined in November.
She is hardworking, industrious and a committed individual ready to support the husband to educate their children.
This is her 3rd loan and she needs GHS 700 to buy more 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.