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Joyce D. is twenty six years old. She is single and seriously looking for her better half. She owns and operates a Rasta hairdo salon in her neighborhood. Rasta hairdo is what most people called it which is plaiting your hair to look like thread.
Joyce is a very skillful and talented hair dresser who adds a lot of beauty to the hair of her many customers and that is her secret. Joyce uses the weavons and meshes to plait her client’s hair to add beauty to them. For two years now this is what Joyce has been doing to take care of herself.
She believes in efficiency and effectiveness of service, therefore she wants to use the loan to buy larger quantities of hair products like weavons, mesh, threads etc. to avoid shortage and poor servicing. As a result of this she has two beautiful young ladies as her apprentices, who she is training for their future career.
She is in a community group called ‘Adehye’ meaning Royals.
Training was organized for her so that when your help is lent she would be able use it to achieve her business goal to increase efficiency and profitability.
Her picture was taken when she was busily plaiting her customers' hair.

About Ghana

  • $3,500
    Average annual income
  • 24
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    Ghana Loans Fundraising
  • $12,634,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.3
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Joyce to buy larger quantities of hair products like weavons, mesh, thread and needle etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 2, 2009
Feb 26, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2009