A loan of $125 helped to purchase maize, cassava, meat, fish and other ingredients to prepare the food she sells.


Ama's story

In the photo, Ama is pounding fufu. For the past two years, she has operated a chop bar, where a variety of African dishes are sold. The foods she serves are fufu, banku, meat soup, fish soup, and rice balls. Ama is married and has 4 children. She uses her income to support her husband in paying their children’s school fees. She will use her loan to purchase maize, cassava, meat, fish and other ingredients to prepare the food she sells. With the new profit, Ama plans to open a restaurant.


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