A loan of $875 helped a member to buy 'koobi' (salted fish) from the wholesale market to sell to customers.


Mary's Group's story

Mary is the featured borrower of this group. She came along with her group member to acquire a total loan amount of GHS 1900 from Kiva's partner, ID-Ghana, because they have always been neighbors and friends. Mary is a 58-year-old married mother of one child. She has been selling 'koobi' (salted fish) at her residence for twenty years. Her child is at the high school level, he is 18 years old and sometimes he assists in the sale of items. Mary is acquiring a loan amount of GHS 600 from Kiva's partner, ID-Ghana, to buy 'koobi' from the wholesale market to sell to customers. Mary is at the middle in the picture. As for Grace and Hannah, they sell drinks and comb-supply respectively.

In this group: Grace , Hannah , Mary
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