A loan of $2,150 helped a member to purchase more beads so she can design many ornaments, such as necklaces, earrings, etc., and sell them to customers.


Mildred's Group's story

The members of this group are averagely married women, who average 30 years in age and with two children each. They all live in the same neighborhood in Teshie in the Republic of Ghana. They all take a loan from ID-Ghana, and have promised to repay without trouble. They sell second-hand clothing, provisions, fried fish, maize, vegetables and fruits, eggs, beads, and flour. Mildred is a bead seller, and she has been doing this work for 8 years. She is standing first from right in the photo. With her loan amount of GHS 600, she intends to purchase more beads so that she can design many ornament, such as necklaces, earring, etc., and sell them to customers. She plans on making a profit of GHS 150 from this loan. This profit will enable her to repay her loan, save part with ID-Ghana, and help her husband cover day-to-day expenses.

This is the group 's third loan with ID-Ghana, and have promise to be very loyal so that they would be able to take more loans from ID-Ghana. They made this promise at their orientation and training. Together, the group is taking a total amount of GHS 4,650, which would be used to purchase various items to boost their businesses.

In this group: Mabel , Juliana , Emelia , Comfort , Margaret , Janet , Lydia , Gifty, Mildred
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