Ruth is 22 years old and resides in the community surrounding Airport. Ruth is a eight grade dropout. She and her fiancée live together. They both have two children ages 5 and 11. Their children are currently attending school and living at home. For the past four years she has been selling soft drinks and used clothes. A problem she faces is the rainy season. She started this business with 3000 LRD from her aunty who taught her how to do business. She sells for six days each week, spending nine hours each day on her business. She is requesting a loan to purchase soft drinks and used clothes for her business. Her plans are to build a house and live a happy life. She wants to thank the supporters of BRAC Liberia.