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Total loan: $775
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Abena

Ghana
Cape Coast, Ghana / Food Market

A loan of $775 helped to purchase an increased amount of corn, which will aid her in improving her overall sales.


Abena's story

Due to difficult circumstances, Abena did not have access to any form of formal education, yet this has not stopped her from achieving her dream of becoming an entrepreneur. Currently, Abena sells corndough in Putubiw (near Cape Coast). She has been doing so for about 10 years.

She is married to a photographer, and together they have five children. Abena uses all her income to feed and provide for her family.

Abena will use the loan to purchase an increased amount of corn, which will aid her in improving her overall sales. Abena wants to use the future profits from her expanded business to ensure that all her children are able to receive an education.


Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: May 8, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Christian Rural Aid Network (CRAN)

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: May 8, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Christian Rural Aid Network (CRAN)