Lorpu is 45 years old and lives in Jacob Town. She’s married and her husband is a businessman. They have a 17-year-old child that lives at home and attends school. Lorpu has been operating a shop for the past five years; she sells alcoholic drinks amongst other things. She says sometimes she experiences losses but not all of the time.
She’s requesting a loan to purchase more alcoholic drinks and other items for her business. She hopes to extend her business into other communities and send her child to college in the near future.