P. Aleson is 42 years old and lives in Ganta, one of the most talked-about cities in Nimba County, which is the second largest population county in Liberia and is rich in natural resources. He is a high school graduate, married, and his wife is a businesswoman. They have three children ages 2, 8, and 14 who are presently attending school.
For the past seven years he has been running a local club where he sells beer, gin, Malta, soft drinks, etc. He spends 9 hours on his business, which he started by selling on a table in a market with a little money that he received from his father. One problem he faces is low income. He is requesting a loan to purchase more beer, gin, Malta, soft drinks etc. for his business. His plans are to build a house for his children and educate them.