A loan of $425 helped purchase more sewing materials to sell.


Joana's story

Joana A. M. has worked as a seamstress and trader in Elmina, Ghana for the past eleven years. She sells material, zippers, and other sewing notions. She is married with five dependents, and has received an education through junior high school. Joana’s husband works at a beach resort named Coconut Grove Hotel in Cape Coast. She uses her income to help pay for the family’s light bill and school fees. She is requesting a loan to purchase more sewing materials to sell, which will help her expand her business. Joana plans to reinvest new profits to ensure that her business carries on successfully.


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