Tawa is 19 years old and lives in the West Point area, which has the most populated market in Montserrado County. She is single and has a two-year-old child. She described herself as a hardworking woman.
For the past three years, she has been running a shop where she sells rice, pepper, vita, salt, etc. in the local market. She sells six days a week from 7 AM to 4 PM. She likes her business because of the ways the customers buy from her. She started this business with money given to her by her mother. She uses a pickup every time to get her goods to her business shop. She is requesting a loan to purchase more pepper, oil, vita, salt, etc. for her business.
She plans is to build a house for her children. She would like to say thanks to the lenders who support BRAC Liberia.