A loan of $350 helped to buy bags of rice.


Gladys's story

Gladys is forty-seven years old. She is married and has given birth to five children, one son and four daughters. All are still in school. She works very hard to help her husband to be able to provide for the family.



Gladys lives with her children and husband in a rented apartment in Oda in the Eastern region of Ghana. She is a food vendor. She cooks and sells rice and stew on the street in her community in the mornings. She buys her raw materials from Kumasi. Gladys has been in business for three years now and wants a loan to buy goods in bulk to expand her business.


Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details