A loan of $1,350 helped a member to buy ladies' wear to sell to customers.

Krobo Group's story

Krobo group is made up of seven ladies who are from Teshie. This group was formed in 2009 and has been together till now. They sell yams, fish, cocoyams, turkey meat, maize, cooking utensils and underwear. They meet on every Monday to discuss business and repayment of the loan. They have been with ID-Ghana since 2010 and are loyal.

Elina is 37 years old and sells underwear. She is married to a 45-year-old security guard and two children who are schooling. This is her 5th loan cycle with ID-Ghana. She has improved her business quickly by graduating from one loan cycle to another. Her children's ages are 12 years and 15 years old.

She has been doing this job for 8 years and has a lot of experience. She needs this loan to buy ladies' wear; there is a demand from customers. She was given 500 Ghana cedis in the 4th loan cycle and now needs 700 Ghana cedis to expand her business. Her monthly profit is 90 Ghana cedis which she uses in part to help husband with family expenses and part for reinvestment.

The women need a total amount of 2,600 Ghana cedis to able to meet customer demand

In this group: Philomina, Diana, Morkor, Elizabeth, Patricia, Gladys, Elina

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