Jartu lives in Paynesville South Area. She is 45 years old and is married with five children between 19 and 30. Only one is in school and lives at home.
For the past three years, she has been selling charcoal. She says she is proud of her business because of her daily savings. It was her oldest brother who help her to start this business with a little amount of money.
She is requesting a loan to purchase more charcoal to expand her business. In future, she wants to buy a piece of land and build a house.