The Need is Great in Ghana
Ghana is located in western Africa and is rich in minerals and natural resources with gold, oil, and cocoa leading as its largest exports. Agriculture makes up 20% of the GDP and over 50% of the workforce are employed in it. Ghana has made great strides in working to reduce extreme poverty, but there is still a great need. 61% of Ghanaians still live under the overall poverty line of $5.50 per day. Mentors Ghana now operates branches in Accra, Abomosu, Tamale, Tolon, and Walewale. Tamale, Walewale, and Tolon are located in the northern region is considered one of the poorest in the country. Many families live off of less than USD $100 a year in this area. Our team in Ghana is working very hard to meet the needs of their country. There are many clients ready to receive loans, they are just waiting for generous donors to help provide the loan capitol. Take a moment to watch and learn about the great work being done in Ghana.
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Success Stories From Ghana
During the first two weeks in March 2020, our CEO Chris Dunn visited our branches in Ghana. His first stop was in Northern Ghana with our Tamale team of MENTORS. The mothers in this area are finding great success with our MENTORING and business training programs....
Amnia Issah makes the best doughnuts in her village located in the Northern Region of Tamale, Ghana. Before working with Mentors Ghana she was only able to afford two sacks of flour each day to make her doughnuts to sell. After the business training and MENTORING from...
Part of the entrepreneurial training that we provide includes financial literacy classes. Our mentors teach these women how to manage their incomes, get out of personal consumer debt, and save for the future. In May 2019 we started our “Savings Box” program. Our...
Interested in receiving a microloan and business training
to help your small business in Ghana
Offices in Accra, Abomosu, Tamale, Tolon, and Walewale.
Contact our main office: #14 Jungle Road, East Legon, Accra
Enyonam K Mensah-Dotsey
Executive Director Mentors Ghana
Enyonam Mensah-Dotsey is an innovative person who uses creative ways in handling all challenges. A visionary who is passionate about poverty alleviation and reformation. He has worked as an accountant with a multinational organization, board member and investment advisor of a Microfinance institution, and project coordinator in a pension fund organization. Mensah-Dotsey brings experience in business and strategic planning, and entrepreneurship to Mentors Ghana’s clients. He held many leadership roles in various social groups. He holds an MBA in Finance.