Rosemary, 45, is a member of a group called Otinkorang and sells fried yam, fried chicken and fish. She is single and has one child who is 9 years old. She has a lot of experience as she has been doing this job for 18 years. These years have brought her a lot of customers, who she really cares about. Rosemary is now on her fifth loan cycle and is requesting 1,300 Ghanaian cedis (GHS), which she will use to buy yams, cooking oil, fish and chicken in order to serve her customers well.
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.