Elizabeth is thirty-seven years old. She is married and has given birth to five children: two daughters and three sons, who are all still in school. She works very hard to support her husband to provide for the family. She lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in Oda in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
Elizabeth is a trader, running a palm oil production business. She procures the palm fruits from nearby communities and supplies to retailers in her community. She has been in business for barely a year now and wants a loan to buy palm fruits in bulk to expand her business.