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Total loan: $275
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Simowah Susana

Ghana
Elmina, Ghana / Food Production/Sales

A loan of $275 helped to purchase ingredients to make kenkey for sale.


Simowah Susana's story

Simowah Susana A. is a single mother of two. She has been making and selling kenkey at Kokowada near Elmina for the past 20 years. Kenkey is a staple in Ghanian diet made from fermented maize or cassava dough, and usually served with fried fish and pepper sauce.

To improve her earnings and provide for her children’s education, Simowah wishes to grow her food business. This loan will be used to purchase more maize and other ingredients to expand her food production. The extra profits will be saved for her children’s education.


Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: February 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Christian Rural Aid Network (CRAN)

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: February 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Christian Rural Aid Network (CRAN)