Ama is divorced and has 8 children. Ama sells kenkey and fried fish at Elmina, which she has done for 4 years. She sees to the general upkeep of her home with the income from the selling of the fish and kenkey. Ama will use the loan to purchase sacks of maize and fresh fish to fry for sale. With the new profits from her expanded business, Ama plans to save towards buying land.