A loan of $1,700 helped a member to buy more drinks to sell to his customers.


Dickson Group's story

This loan group is made up of four people who live in the town of Dansoman. They are Dickson, Abena, Mercy and Elizabeth, and have been together since June 2011. They have done well and earn a living by buying beverages, dried fish, charcoal and other items to sell to their customers. Dickson, who leads this group, is a beverage seller who is 39 years old, married and the father of three children, all of whom are in school. He has been in this line of work for eight years and has taken out and repaid three previous loans from ID Ghana. He is requesting a new loan, for GHS 1,400, to expand his business and ensure that he is meeting the needs of the people who live in his community. The entire group is requesting a loan for GHS 3,300 to buy more goods to sell to their respective customers.

In this group: Dickson, Abena, Mercy, Elizabeth



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