Martha is 38 years old and lives in Montrserrado County where there is the highest production of fish on the Liberian market. She is married and has 3 children between the ages of 8 and 21.
For the past ten years Martha has been selling charcoal in her community. She started this business by selling flour, rice, and sugar for her mother, and is now requesting a loan to purchase charcoal for her business. She hopes to build a house in the future.