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Total loan: $725


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Sekondi-Takoradi, Western, Ghana / Services

Faustina's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped To buy fabrics and sewing accessories.

Faustina's story

Faustina is thirty-six years old. She is divorced and has one child in school. She lives with her child in a rented apartment in Axim. Axim is along the coast in the western region of Ghana and fishing is the major occupation of the people there.

Faustina is a seamstress by profession and has four apprentices in training. She wants a loan to buy many kinds of fabrics and other sewing accessories to be able to better serve her clients. Faustina has been in business for ten years.