Jumah lives around the airport community. She is 34 years of age and she completed 3rd grade before starting this business. She is married with six children who live at home and attend school. Her children are between 9 and 18 years old.
For the past four years Jumah been selling rice by bag in the local market; she started this business with money given to her by her husband and learned this way of selling from people in the market--at that time she was not selling. She enjoys the business because of the amount of experience she receives every day. Her plans are to purchase more rice by bag to expand her business and to build a house in the near future.