A loan of $2,125 helped a member to buy stock.


Independece Group Ii's story

Maame is thirty years old. She is married and has given birth to four children, all of whom are in school. She lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in a commercial community. Maame prepares and sells kenkey (corn dumplings steamed in banana leaves) with fried fish. She is the leader the Independence II trust bank. The members of the group are mainly traders. They are hard-working, trust themselves, and want the loans to invest in their businesses. Maame, the group leader, is seated in the photograph.

In this group: Maame, Patience, Efuah, Mariama, Abena, Lydia
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