Blasio is a 45-year-old married man. He has nine children ranging in age from four to 22 years. He describes himself to be polite, kind and ambitious. He operates a butcher shop where he sells meat. He has been involved in this business for two years. His business is located within a busy competitive area and his primary customers are local residents. He describes his biggest business challenge to be the fluctuating high prices of the cows he buys to butcher. He will use the Kes 40,000 loan to buy a cow. His business goal is to be a supplier within five years. He hopes that, in the future, he will educate his children with the profits he will generate.