Jane works as a retailer, selling groceries and assorted soaps in a small kiosk in her neighborhood. She has been performing this work for the past three years. She begins her duties at 6:30 a.m. and finishes at 9:30 p.m., working this same schedule from Monday to Sunday. She performs this job to maintain her home and provide for her family.
Jane is requesting a loan from ID Ghana, which she will use to purchase groceries and assorted soaps at wholesale, which will increase her working capital and her earnings, providing her a better standard of living.
About ID Ghana
ID Ghana is a microfinance NGO that provides financial and social services to underserved urban communities in Accra. ID Ghana’s socially-oriented business model provides clients with a number of social services, including financial literacy training, group discussions led by peer educators on health and nutrition education, child schooling, basic medical services, and counseling and legal services for women victims of violence.