Ama A. is married and has three children. She sells food supplies like 'gari' (quick-cooking cassava grits) and maize for sale at Elmina. Her husband is a farmer. Ama uses her income to assist her husband with the general upkeep of the home.
Ama will use the loan to purchase more sacks of 'gari' and maize for resale. With the new profits from her expanded business, Ama plans to re-invest into the food selling business.