Rose and her new oven

January 29, 2011 by  
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Rose is a member of our Entrepreneur’s Club. She bakes pastries for us when we hold our Open Forums. This means she is baking at least 150 pastries to arrive by 9 a.m. These pastries are filled with a little meat, which was a surprise for me. I was expecting a fruit turnover. This trip […]

Christmas in Ghana

January 29, 2011 by  
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Christmas is pretty sparse in rural Ghana, it Is truly the holiday that recognizes the birth of Christ, a holy day. In Ghana traditional Christmas observances revolve around large family gatherings, feasts, singing, and church services. Our women clients who sell produce and provisions are busy supplying customers with the ingredients for family meals. There […]

One of the best visits to Ghana ! Akwaaba!

January 29, 2011 by  
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This was an exceptional visit during January 2011. Why? Because we were able to sit and visit. Not too much work, but plenty of time to sit and visit with the women and hear more about how their businesses are growing. To arrive at the Kotoko Airport after 20 hours of sitting and then be […]