A loan of $550 helped a member to purchase more lappas.


The Power Of God Group's story

Annie N. is the leader of a group of 5 borrowers called The Power Of God. She is 51 years old and married, with 2 children who are 22 and 26 years old. Annie did not have the opportunity to go to school.

For 20 years she has been selling lappas ( (fabrics used by African women to wrap around their body or made into clothing) on a table at the Red Light market in Paynesville, Liberia. Annie started selling with 1,500 Liberian Dollars in worK. capital and now has about 25,000 Liberian Dollars in worK. capital. Annie encourages her customers with good words in order to keep them returning. She plans to use her 9,000 Liberian Dollar-portion of this group loan to purchase more lappas.


Her goal and dream is to expand her business to a bigger table and improve the living condition of her family.

In the photo that accompanies this profile, Abel is holding the sign. And Musu is inset at the lower right because she was absent during interview.

In this group: Annie, Marie, Abel, Musu, Patience



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