A loan of $650 helped to procure bags of maize.


Mary's story

Mary G. is fifty-three years old. She is married and has given birth to four children, three sons and one daughter. According to her, one is in senior high school while the others are in junior high school. She lives with her children and husband in a rented apartment in a busy fishing/commercial town called Mankessim, near Cape Coast in the Central region of Ghana.



Mary works very hard to help her husband provide for the family. Mary is a food vendor. She sells kenkey (a fermented maize dish) and fried fish. She prepares it in her house and sells by the roadside in the daytime. Mary procures bags of maize and other ingredients from the local market. She has been in business for over eight years and wants a loan to procure bags of maize and other ingredients in bulk. She is hopeful to expand her business and give her children the best of education she can afford.


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