Mary is 43 years old, married, and has one child aged 20. She lives in her own residential house in Hoima, Uganda. For the past ten years, Mary has been dealing in produce. Her initial capital was 300,000 UGX but now she has stock worth 2,000,000 UGX. She faces the challenge of high costs for the transportation of goods. Her desire is to set up a food store. Mary needs a loan to buy beans and maize for resale.