Elizabeth is 49 years old and lives at Paynesville North, which has the largest local market in Montsorrade. She’s married and her husband is not working. They have six children between 15 and 29 years old. Three are in school and live at home. She describes herself as a hardworking person.
For the past 20 years she has been involved with business. Currently, she sells onions, peppers, vita, salt, etc., at the local market. She started this present business with 1,000 LRD given to her by her mother. She gets her goods to her table at the market by means of shared taxi. She likes her business because of the ways customers respond to it.
She is requesting a loan to purchase more onions, peppers, vita, salt, etc., for her business. She plans to buy a piece of land and build a house. She likes to say thanks to the lenders who support BRAC Liberia to enable small business people to increase their business volume.