Ekua lives together with her husband and 7 dependents in Asebu near Cape Coast. Ekua produce charcoal for sale, which she has done for 8 years now. She uses her income to support her husband to pay their children’s school free. Ekua will use her loan to purchase firewood to produce the charcoal to sell. With the new profit from her expanded business, Ekua will produce the charcoal in large quantity.