Abena's provision store


Gulumpe, Ghana

100% repaid




Member since

July 2017

On-time repayments

60 installments  •  55%

About Me

My name is Amankona Linda. l come from Gulumpe in the Kintampo north district in the Brong ahafo region of Ghana west Africa.I'm a girl of 24yearsand the second born if four children I own a small provision store in my village. With the the help of my senior sister I started a hawking business and later lead to a small provision store. Thanks to Zidisha I have been improving on my shop with their loan. Gulumpe is an agricultural area with different tribes and different culture living harmoniously. I want my children to be well educated and be good citizen and philanthropists in future. I like reading a lot.I want to establish an orphanage in the near future and also help brilliant but needy students.And also I like listening to gospel musics

My Business

when I completed senior high school in 2009 and due to the lost of my parents job I couldn't continue my education. I started a hawking business (petty trading) With the help of my elder sister. through hard working I was able to raise some money to start small provision store.I sell maize flour,rice,canned tomatoes, sugar,drinks,spaghetti, diaper,Milo,teabags,toiletries. I sometimes use the profit to increase the stock of my shop and also help in paying my siblings school fees. I also intend to establish an orphanage in the near future.Also Zidisha lenders have helped me to add groundnut paste production to my shop.

Loan Proposal

I will use the loan to buy more goods to stock my provision store and also be able to sell in bulk to consumers. this loan will help me to increase my products to earn more profits. I will use the the profits to pay my sister's school fees,the loan will also help increase my profit margin and buy different kinds of goods.like bags of rice,sugar,box of tomato paste and puree,soaps and detergent .thank you all






Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Jul 25, 2017

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

7 weeks


Paul Buchheit

Mountain View, United States

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Amount repaid


Amount remaining


Date repaid

Sep 3, 2017


Fully repaid

Repayment History

Expected Payments Actual Payments
Aug 6, 2017 $1.20 Aug 6, 2017 $1.20
Aug 13, 2017 $1.20 Aug 13, 2017 $1.20
Aug 20, 2017 $0.00
Aug 27, 2017 $0.00
Sep 3, 2017 $1.68 Aug 29, 2017 $1.68
Sep 10, 2017 $1.68 Aug 29, 2017 $0.72
Sep 3, 2017 $0.96
Sep 17, 2017 $0.72 Sep 3, 2017 $0.72