Afisa is 52 years old, married and has nine children aged twelve to 32 years old. Apart from the eldest two children, her children are in school. Her husband sells soft drinks such as sodas while Afisa sells food stuffs such as small fish, and sunflower oil she gets from neighboring Burundi.
Afisa is in need of a loan to buy more fish and sunflower oil in order to make more of a profit. With her profits she plans to continue paying school fees for her children.