Esi sells food items such as cassava, plantains, "garden eggs" (a kind of eggplant), okra, fresh tomatoes, canned tomatoes and other items at Elmina. She is married and has six dependents. Her husband is a farmer. She has been in this trade for five years. She helps her husband to provide the daily needs of the family. Her loan will be used to buy fresh tomatoes, onions and other items to sell. She hopes to reinvest her profit into her business.