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Esi is divorced and has five children. She sells kenkey (cooked then fermented maize and cassava dough) at Dabur near Elmina, which she has been doing for 16 years. She is responsible for feeding and clothing her children as well as paying their school fees. She has no formal education.

Esi is requesting a loan, which she will use to buy cassava dough and maize for her kenkey. With the profits, Esi will continue to expand her business and take care of her family.

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  • $3,500
    Average annual income
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  • $12,522,425
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  • 2.0
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Esi to purchase cassava dough and maize.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 13, 2012
Jul 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 18, 2012