A loan of $1,175 helped a member to buy more rice, oil and pepper.

Powerful Women Group's story

Gloria M., who is holding the sign, is the leader of a group of five borrowers called Powerful Women. She is 42 years old, married and has five children who range from 2 to 22 years old. She was only able to attend school through 4th grade.

For 15 years, she has been selling rice, oil and pepper at Thinkers Village Market on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia. She says customers are attracted to her business because she talks to them in a friendly manner.

She plans to use her 18,000 LRD portion of this 82,000 LRD group loan to buy more rice, oil and pepper. Her goal is to improve her business and to continue to support her children.

In this group: Gloria, Theresa, Kimba, Marbee, Real

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