Bendu is 30 years old and lives near Airport, Liberia. She was unable to attend school and is married with three children between 4 and 10 years old that are in school. Her husband is a driver.
For the past twelve years, Bendu has been selling oil, rice, flour, sugar, bread, sardines etc. She started this business by selling for her oldest sister and learned this trade from her mother. She is requesting a loan to purchase oil, rice, flour, sugar, bread, and sardines for her business. Her plan is to build a home and sent her children to school.