Manola V. lives in the village of Boliartzi, near Asenovgrad. She has had her own business since 1995. Manola keeps a small hardware store in the village. She tills about 7 hectares of her own land and also breeds 12 cows and 5 calves in an own cowshed. Next to her cowshed she has opened a milk station where she buys milk from other farmers. Because of the enlargement of capacity of her milk station Manola V. needs a new pan for collecting milk. The loan amount is $1200.