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Born in 1950, Monica is married with three children and a grandmother. At her age, she has suffered from the death of her son and grandson and the inability to provide food for her family and buy medications for herself. She also has many grandchildren born out of wedlock looking up to her for food.
With these difficulties, she became a member of GHAPE and was trained in business management, marketing techniques and credit discipline.

She now requests a loan of $100 with which she plans to buy and sell food items so she can raise money to provide for her family.

She plans to repay the loan in 15 months.

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About Grounded and Holistic Approach to People's Empowerment (GHAPE)

This loan is administered by Grounded and Holistic Approach to People's Empowerment (GHAPE), a non-profit non-government organization based in Bamenda, Cameroon. GHAPE takes a multi-faceted approach in working towards the empowerment of the poor and poverty alleviation. Every client is trained in business management, basic health, life skills, financial management, profits and losses, and family values. Clients are also required to contribute a small amount into a personal savings account; most clients save much more than the minimum requirement. GHAPE instills a sense of family and community among its clients and staff and has developed a strong bond of trust between the organization and its clients.

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  • $2,400
    Average annual income
  • 5
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  • $1,305,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
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