Kpanmanga - Tamalgu Group
Alima has been in this business with 22 others for the past three years. The group needs a loan of GHS 6,900. Alima will use her portion of the loan to buy four bags of shea nuts to process premium shea butter for the export market. There are available off-taker organizations and individuals who buy the shea butter she processes.
Alima intends to expand the business venture and thereby increase her income, repay the loan, stay in business and help her children to have a better education and better food to eat.
More information about this loan
This loan is designed to help farmers and other workers finance a range of activities including cultivation, inputs, harvesting, processing and marketing of different agricultural produce. Shea nut pickers and processors in rural Ghana will use these loans to access funding to process premium quality nuts and butter for international buyers. The funding goes towards the purchase of equipment, labor, and working capital during the processing period. Grameen Ghana links the borrowers with international buyers in order to eliminate intermediaries and realize better value for their produce. By funding this loan, you are helping ensure the success and job stability of farmers including that of Shea nut pickers and processors.
About Grameen GhanaGrameen Ghana is a microfinance institution that aims to alleviate poverty in Northern Ghana by empowering underserved communities through financial services and educational training. The organization provides clients with loans for agricultural workers, shea nut processors, and for solar lighting purchases. At the same time, it promotes holistic development for clients through credit and financial literacy courses, savings programs and more. Kiva lenders’ funds are enabling Grameen Ghana to grow and develop its high-demand agribusiness/shea loans and solar energy loans.
This is a Group Loan
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