His inability to get investment capital which could constantly generate income for him to meet his children’s needs is what motivated him to obtain a loan from GHAPE. He promises to provide pork meat to his community when he obtains his loan from GHAPE.
Given a loan, he plans to buy piglets, pig feed and seedlings. He knows this activity will succeed because he has been doing this activity for a very long period and his community will provide a ready market for his products. In addition, he has a large piece of land where he will construct a fenced enclosure for his piglets.
He plans to use the profits generated from this activity to pay tuition fee for his children in school and also to cater for their basic needs.
About Grounded and Holistic Approach to People's Empowerment (GHAPE)
This loan is administered by Grounded and Holistic Approach to People's Empowerment (GHAPE), a non-profit non-government organization based in Bamenda, Cameroon. GHAPE takes a multi-faceted approach in working towards the empowerment of the poor and poverty alleviation. Every client is trained in business management, basic health, life skills, financial management, profits and losses, and family values. Clients are also required to contribute a small amount into a personal savings account; most clients save much more than the minimum requirement. GHAPE instills a sense of family and community among its clients and staff and has developed a strong bond of trust between the organization and its clients.
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