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Total loan: $550


Koforidua, Eastern, Ghana / Retail

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A loan helped to buy more stock of provisions for sale.

Mercy's story

Mercy lives in Tutu in the Eastern Region of Ghana, with her husband and two children. Both of her children are in school.

For the past 5 years, she has run a shop that sells provisions for her community. As the community grows, she wants her shop to grow too, and attract new clients. She feels that by growing her business she will be able to make sure her children get a very good education and also go to college.

Mercy will use the loan to buy more stock and inventory, and then ask her current clients to recommend her shop to friends. She is confident that although this is her first loan, she will repay on time and in full.

Mercy hopes the Kiva lenders will put their trust in her!