Loan for my food stuff business

Theresa Akorli

Accra, Ghana

100% repaid



Theresa Akorli

Member since

February 2021

On-time repayments

15 installments  •  53%

About Me

my name is Theresa Akorli, i am from the Greater Accra Region of Ghana, i am married with four children, two boys and two girls. i am a trader in the madina market here in Accra, trading in food stuffs for the past 15 years, and i have about seven workers , working for me .life has not being easy at all as widow straggling to take good care of my children through education and some working now.i need money to put into my business . because of the covid , financial i am having challenges with my business before i was introduce to this community .

My Business

i am into trading , i am trading in food stuffs like , Rice , Beans , tomatoes, onion , gari , oil and many more.and i am located at the heart of the madina market where business is hot , but i am in need of money to buy some certain items i don't have in my shops so that i will maintain my customers for them to run away to another is sweet when the items the buyer want from you you can produce it, but if you are unable to give them what they want next time they will not come. so i need a loan from this community to boot my trade.

Loan Proposal

I need a loan for my food stuff business,I am a widow with four children all of school going age,I need a loan to boost my business so that I can be able to take good care of my kids.i have fully repay back my loan I collected early on ,but still need a bigger loan to boost my business.

Income Source

It is certain that we are in the week of the pandemic,but I am into food , which everyone needs to survive , so I will be able to repay back my loan, I also have my previous savings to take money from and repay back my loan in case of any unforeseen reasons.





Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Mar 16, 2021

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

4 weeks

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $5.70

Credit risk payment: $17.22

Optional expediting fee: $11.39



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