Impacted Last Year
In Ghana, poverty is a harsh reality for many families, with over 61% living below the poverty line. Despite progress in reducing extreme poverty, some families still struggle to get by on less than $100 a year.
At Mentors International, we work tirelessly to support these communities through personalized mentoring, targeted micro-loans, and small business training. Our professional mentors work both in person and virtually with each client, helping them navigate the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and identify the best path forward.
From transportation services to sewing, our mentees and small-loan recipients represent diverse industries. And thanks to the dedicated efforts of our local staff, many small business clients have been able to stabilize their financial situations during the worst of the pandemic. They are eager to continue making solid progress toward a brighter and much-improved future for themselves, their families, and their communities.
Continue reading below to learn more about the impact we are having in Ghana.