Faustina O. is thirty-four years old. She is married and has given birth to one child, a son, who is yet to start school. She lives with her husband and son in a rented apartment in a commercial town called Dwenase in the Western Region. Her husband is a farmer.
Faustina is a trader. She trades in cereals such as maize, beans, etc. She buys her goods from nearby communities at affordable prices and sells at the market square in her community. She supplies food vendors and retailers and also treks to other markets to sell.
Faustina has been in business for six years and wants a loan to buy goods in bulk. She aspires to expand her business and to sponsor all her children in school to the apex.