Doris, 43 years old, lives in Sanniquelle, the capital city of Nimba County which is rich in natural resources. Living conditions are much better than those in the capital city of Liberia, and it has the second largest population in Liberia.
Doris, who did not go to school, is married to a carpenter, and they have seven children, two of whom are in school and live at home. She received a small amount of money from her husband to establish her business, a small shop selling palm oil, rice, vita, salt, bitter ball, etc, In business for seven years, she spends 10 hours per day working from Monday to Saturday. Her main problem is a small income.
Doris is requesting a loan to purchase more palm oil, rice, vita, salt, bitter ball, etc. for her business. Her plan is to one day build a modern house.