Mamie is 42 years old and lives in West Point, one of the most populated and well-known markets in Montserrado County. She was unable to attend school, but she says she is good at managing business and home affairs. She is single and has nine children between the ages of 7 and 22. Only three are in school and live at home. For the past twelve years, she has been selling rice, oil, sugar flour, and other items from a small shop in the community. She sells from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. six days a week. She get her goods at her shop by means of a taxi. She has a lot of customers and makes a good profit. She is requesting a loan to purchase more ice, oil, sugar flour, and other items for her business. She hopes to improve her business and send her children to school.