Felicia is thirty-one years old. She is divorced and has given birth to four children, a daughter and three sons. All are currently in school. She lives with her children in a rented apartment Wiawso, a commercial town in the Western Region.
As a single parent, she needs to work hard to provide for her family. Felicia sells rice and stew in her locality. She prepares the food in her house and sells by the roadside. She buys bags of rice and other ingredients in Kumasi at affordable prices. Felicia has been in business for ten years and wants a loan to buy goods in bulk to expand her business.