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Veronica sells 'gari', a traditional dish made of milled cassava. Veronica lives in Bataya near Cape Coast and has prepared gari for sale for the past 15 years now. She is married with eight children; her husband is a farmer. She uses her income to assist her husband in the general upkeep of their family.

Veronica will use her loan to purchase bags of cassava for the preparation of gari to sell. With the new profit, she will expand her business to meet the need of local students and large families who desire this filling dish.

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  • $3,500
    Average annual income
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  • $12,634,025
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Veronica to purchase bags of cassava for the preparation of 'gari' (cassava couscous) to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 13, 2012
Jan 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 18, 2013