Nelly is 46 years old. She lives in Montserrado County, which contains Liberia's largest town Freeport and is the number one commercial county in Liberia. She is married and has five children between the ages of 22 and 30. Some of her children attend school, and some live on their own. She has been selling dry bush meat for the past 25 years. She started this business with money given to her by her husband, and she learned the business from her mother. Her favorite part about her business is that it gives her more profit. She is requesting a loan to purchase more dry meat for her business. In the future she wants to expand her business and build a house for her children.