Two bags of groundnut for my grocery shop


Gulumpe, Ghana

5% 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

Thank you lenders once again. The last loan helped me to cater for the rice needs.Now I want to use this loan to buy two bags of groundnut for my groundnut paste business. The groundnut paste in my shop has finished hence the greater demand for it. A bag of groundnut cost 202 ghs hence 2bags will cost 404 ghs.When I'm giving this loan it will help curb the shortage of groundnut paste and also help me get more customers, help customers to get their preference and also help me to increase my profit limit to about 70%






Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Jul 5, 2018

Repayment status


Projected term

6 months


Paul Buchheit

Mountain View, United States

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