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Total loan: $725
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Akosua

Ghana
Abura, Ghana / Food Stall

A loan of $725 helped purchase increased amounts of rice and vegetables, thus helping her improve her overall sales.


Akosua's story

Akosua is divorced and has 6 children. Even though she did not receive any formal education, she is a successful businesswoman. She sells cooked rice and vegetable stew in Bremang (near Cape Coast). She has been actively involved in this business for some years now. As the sole breadwinner in the family, she uses her income to provide for the entire family.

Akosua will use the loan to purchase increased amounts of rice and vegetables, thus helping her improve her overall sales. With the new profits from her expanded business, she plans to further diversify the types of products that she sells, hence adapting to changing customer preferences.


Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: July 31, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Christian Rural Aid Network (CRAN)

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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: July 31, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Christian Rural Aid Network (CRAN)