Beatrice is a 58-year-old widow who sells kenkey (cooked corn paste) with fish. She resides in Teshie. She has been in this business for the past 25 years and is still doing very well.
She has taken four loans already from ID-Ghana. This is her fifth loan, and she needs GHS 650. She will use the loan to expand her business, by buying more ingredients for the food she will sell to her customers.
About ID Ghana
ID Ghana is a microfinance NGO that provides financial and social services to underserved urban communities in Accra. ID Ghana’s socially-oriented business model provides clients with a number of social services, including financial literacy training, group discussions led by peer educators on health and nutrition education, child schooling, basic medical services, and counseling and legal services for women victims of violence.