Florence is 38 years old and lives in West Point, one of the most populated and well known markets in Montserrado county. She stopped her education at grade 8 but she says she is good at managing business. She is married and has four children aged between six and 21; they are all in school and live at home.
For the past eight years she has been selling soft drink and cold water in her community; she has a lot of customers and makes a profit. She is requesting a loan to purchase more soft drink and cold water for her business. She hopes to improve her business and send her children to a quality school.