Our Impact

In collaboration with the ARB Apex Bank, GWF has identified and selected a number of rural banks in the country through which it has been channelling its funds  to its target beneficiaries, i.e., women. Ghana Women Fund also grant loans to salaried employees, Group microlending under the WATSAN Microfinance Scheme in the slum areas of Accra  through a partner Financial NGO As at December 2012 a total amount of GH¢2.3 million had been disbursed to over 6,500 women in the rural areas  with details as follows:

Name of Collaborating Bank
Region
Amount Requested
Total Amount Disbursed
(GH¢)

No. Of Women Beneficiaries
Awutu Emasa Rural Bank
Central
350,000
200,000
291
Akatakyiman Rural Bank
Central
50,000
50,000
160
Nyakrom Rural Bank
Central
50,000
25,000
146
Twifo Rural Bank
Central
200,000
150,000
1,094
North Tongu Rural Bank
Volta
850,000
550,000
888
Assinman Rural Bank
Central
200,000
150,000
2,115
Manya Krobo Rural Bank
Eastern
150,000
100,000
337
Jomoro Rural Bank
Western
95,800
110,000
57
Afram Rural Bank
Eastern
50,000
25,000
226
Baduman Rural Bank
Brong Ahafo
550,000
300,000
489
Derma Area Rural Bank
Brong Ahafo
550,000
350,000
457
Mfantseman Community Bank
Central
220,000
175,000
160
Youth and Social Enterprise Fund(Y- SEF)
Geater Accra
150,000
125,000
116
3,465,800
125,000
116

 

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