Akua is a seamstress who makes dresses for sale at Mbeam near Abura. Akua has received an education through the secondary school level. She is married and has five children. Her husband is a farmer. Akua has been into this business for four years. She is responsible for caring for her children and paying other household expenses. Her loan will be used to purchase fabrics and materials to make her dresses for sale. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to continue to expand her business and care for her family.