Mary is 29 years old and lives in Kakata town. She and her boyfriend live together and have two children, aged 4 and 8, who are in school and live at home. For the past three years she has been selling dried fish in the local market.
One of the main problems she faces is buying the wood to dry the fish. She is requesting a loan to purchase more fish and wood for her business.
She plans to build her house and educate her children in the near future.