Alice

Alice

Alice sells fish. She has been carefully listening and applying the lessons from her mentors. She started with a loan that was only about $105 US dollars. She carefully invested that into buying larger quantities of fish at a lower rate. This allowed her to make...
Solomon

Solomon

“Thanks to the support from Mentors Ghana I just bought my first car! I am ready to be my own boss. I have many plans and dreams for the future. Just you wait and see,” says Solomon Ofori with great enthusiasm. When Solomon Ofori was only eight-years-old, his father...
Update on Tolon

Update on Tolon

Tolon is located in the Northern Region of Ghana in the Tamale Metropolitan Area. It is one of the poorest regions in this country. A majority of the families live off less than $100 USD a year. Their economy is mainly dependent upon agriculture. There are two seasons...
She is a fishmonger

She is a fishmonger

Senna is a busy mother of nine children. As a single mother she supports her family as a fishmonger. She gets up very early as the sun is rising and catches the bus to Tamale to purchase frozen fish. She then turns right around and makes the long trek back to Tolon to...