Annie lives in Montserrado County, in which lies the capital city of Liberia, Monrovia. It is well-known as the commercial center of Liberia. She is 48 years old, married, and has six children between 17 and 29 years old. Five of her children are in school and live at home.
For the past four years, Annie has been selling charcoal in her community. She started this business with help from her mother and learned this way of selling from her. She likes her business, because it gives her more profit. She is requesting a loan to buy more charcoal for her business. Her future goals are to get money to educate all her children and to own a house.