A loan of $500 helped a member to buy more charcoal and soap.

God Is In Control Group's story

Mariah Q., who is holding the sign, is the leader of a group of five borrowers called God Is In Control. She is 41 years old, married, with five children who range from 5 to 23 years old. All of her children are attending school. She is also a nurse.

For 3 years, She has been selling charcoal and soap in Gardnesville Market, outside of Monrovia, Liberia. She started her business with 5,000 Liberian Dollars she took as a loan from a saving club.

She plans to use her 7,500 Liberian Dollars portion of this 34,000 Liberian Dollars group loan to buy more charcoal and soap.

Her dream is to grow his business, make a profit, save, and be able to go to college so that she can have a better future.

A photo of group member Diana is inset at lower right because she was absent during interview.

In this group: Mariah, Edith, Emma, Helena , Diana

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