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Total loan: $1,725
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Obaapa Group

Ghana
Sefwi Wiawso, Ghana / Shoe Sales

A loan of $1,725 helped a member to buy stock.


Obaapa Group's story

Felicia is forty-six years old. She is divorced and has give birth to four children, all in school. She lives with her children in a rented apartment in a town called Wiawso in the Western Region of Ghana. Wiawso is a commercial and farming town. Felicia is a trader. She trades in footwear. She is the leader of a trust bank group called ‘Obaapa’, meaning a virtuous woman. The group members are engaged either in farming and/or trading activities. They sell/supply in their local market and nearby communities. They sometimes trek to nearby community markets. They want a loan to buy goods in bulk to expand their businesses.

In this group: Felicia, Anas, Florence, Adwoa, Rose
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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: September 14, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Sinapi Aba Trust (SAT)

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: September 14, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Sinapi Aba Trust (SAT)