Mirjana is 46 years old and lives near the town of Zenica. She is married with three children, ages 13, 17 and 21. Her husband has some seasonal work, while Mirjana helps raise their cow and calf. She is able to earn steady wages by selling milk and homemade cheese, and has built up a loyal customer base, selling her goods to many local households around town every week. She is requesting this first loan from Zene za Zene in the amount of $975. With this loan Mirjana plans to buy another cow, and also to purchase food for the rest of her cows. Mirjana’s goal is to keep expanding her business and hopes that it will help increase the standard of living for her family.