A loan of $500 helped to buy bags of maize.


Janet's story

Janet A. is thirty-nine years old. She is widowed and has given birth to three children, two sons and one daughter. She says they are in junior high and primary schools. She lives with her children in a rented apartment in a town called Kofiase. It is a farming/trading community near Dormaa, the district capital, in the Brong Ahafo region.



Janet is a petty trader. She trades in maize. She procures bags of maize from farmers in the nearby communities and sells in the local market to retailers. Janet also treks to other towns to sell. She has been in business for six years and wants a loan to procure bags of maize in bulk. Janet is hopeful to expand her business and give her children the best education she can afford.


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