Ernestina lives with her husband and 3 children at Asebu, near Cape Coast. She makes kenkey and charcoal to sell. In front of her is some of the charcoal she sells. She uses her income to support her husband in feeding and clothing their children. Ernestine will use her loan to purchase bags of charcoal and bags of maize to produce her kenkey to sell. With the new profits from her expanded business, Ernestina will produce in larger quantities.