A loan of $3,025 helped a member to purchase maize (corn) and vegetables for resale.


Akwadu Group's story

Rebecca (standing extreme left) is the representative of her group "Akwadu". She is married and has two children. She lives in the city of Accra with good business potential. Rebecca is 37 years old and has been running her business for the last 15 years.

She would like to use this loan to invest in purchasing maize (corn) and vegetables. She hopes that this loan will help her to expand her business. She is requesting a loan amount of GHS 800 to expand her business. Other members of "Akwadu group" are Regina, Grace, Lydia, Comfort, Gladys and Mary, and have need of a loan for businesses like selling fish, cooking oil, cooking utensils and wax-print. The eighth person in that photograph is the leader who came to organize for the photograph.

This is their 5th loan with ID-Ghana and 2nd loan cycle with Kiva. They need a total amount of GHS 6,100 to expand their businesses.

In this group: Mary, Rebecca, Lydia, Regina, Gladys, Comfort, Grace
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