Welleh is 34 years old, and she lives and works in Buchanan, the capital City of Grand Bassa County, located by the sea. It is well known for its beaches and delicious fish. Many logging companies are also based in the city. Residents of the city love eating fufu, cassava-based dough typically eaten with soup or sauce. Most people in the city are Bassa speakers, one of the indigenous languages of Liberia. Welleh is married and has three children living at home between 1 and 16 years old, two of which are in school. She stopped her own education in 12th grade.
For the past three years she has been selling soft drinks. She started this business with a small amount of money from her aunty, and she learned the business from her as well. She likes her business because of the ways people respond to it. She is requesting a loan to purchase more soft drinks for her business, and as a result she hopes to have more money to sustain her family.