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A loan of $425 helped to buy more bags of charcoal to sell.

Esi's story

Esi sells bags of charcoal in Abura. She is married and has four children. Her husband is a mason. She responsibly assists her husband in taking care of the home. Her loan will be used to buy more bags of charcoal to sell. She hopes to save the new profits from her business to pay for the university education of her children.

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