Sophia is 37 years old and married with two children. She lives with her husband and children in a rented apartment in a town called Kade in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
Sophia works to support her husband to provide for the family. Sophia is a trader. She is in the palm-oil production business. She buys the fresh palm nuts from nearby communities, prepares the oil and supplies to retailers in her community. Sophia also sells at the local market and treks as well. She has been in business for 12 years and wants a loan to procure palm nuts in bulk to expand her business.