Victoria T. is a trader, selling charcoal. She sells the charcoal on a tabletop in her community. She procures bags of charcoal from nearby communities.Victoria also sells onions. She distributes to retailers and food vendors.
Victoria is 52 years old. She is married and has given birth to five children: two sons and three daughters. All of her children have completed school and learned trades. She lives with her children and husband in a rented apartment in the busy fishing/commercial town of Mankessim, near Cape Coast, in the Central region of Ghana.
Victoria works very hard to help her husband provide for the family. She has been in this business for over 20 years and wants a loan to procure bags of charcoal in bulk. Victoria is hoping to expand her business and improve her standard of living.