Yassah lives in Kakata Town, the capital City of Margibi County. This area has the highest producing rubber plantation in Liberia.
Yassah is 21 years old and single. She has a 5-year-old child who lives at home and attends school. Yassah did not go to school. For the past 4 years she has been selling palm oil in the local market. She started this business with the help of her boyfriend and learned how to sell from her friends. She is requesting a loan to purchase more palm oil for her business.
She enjoys her business and the profit she receives, which she hopes to use one day to build a house for her children.