Yah is 30 years old and lives in Kakata, the capital city of Margibi County, which has the highest-producing rubber plantation in Liberia. She and her boyfriend have three children between 2 and 11 years old. They attend school and they all live at home. For four years now she has been selling palm oil, pepper, okra, bitter ball, etc. in the local market. She started this business with money given to her by her husband and learned this trade from her friends. She is requesting a loan to purchase more palm oil, pepper, okra, bitter ball, etc for her business. She hopes to build a house.