A loan of $1,075 helped a member to buy stock.


Understand Group's story

Salamatu is 35 old. She is married and has given birth to two children, both of whom are in school. She lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in Axim. Axim is along the coastal area in the western region of Ghana. The fishing business is the major occupation of the people. She trades in textile materials. Salamatu is the leader of a trust bank group called Understanding. The members of the group are mainly into fishing business and other commercial activities. The group requests for a loan to procure goods in bulk to expand their businesses. It is their desire to give their children the best of education they can afford. Salamatu, the group leader, is in the middle of the photograph.

In this group: Salamatu, Philomena, Margaret


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