Josephine is 43 years old and lives in Montrserrado County, which has the highest production of fish on the Liberian market. She is married and has six children between the ages of 6 and 28 years old. Two of her children live on their own. For the past 12 years, she has been selling fresh fish in the local market. She started this business with money given to her by her husband. She is requesting a loan to purchase more fresh fish for her business. She hopes to build a house for her children.