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A loan of $3,100 helped a member to buy stock in bulk.


Nyame Sun Sum Group's story

Christiana is 44 years old. She is married and has given birth to a child who is currently in school. She lives with her husband and child in a rented apartment in a town called Wiawso in the Western Region of Ghana. Wiawso is a commercial and farming town.


Christiana is a baker. She is the leader of a trust bank group called ‘Nyame sun sum’, meaning God’s spirit. The group members are engaged either in farming and/or trading activities. They sell and supply in their local market and nearby communities. They sometimes trek to nearby community markets to sell. The group members want a loan to buy goods in bulk to expand their businesses.

In this group: Christiana, Theresa, Felecia, Rosemary, Grace, Godwin, Adwoa, Dora, Mary


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