Theresa is divorced and has four children. She has received no formal education. Theresa sells various local foods at a chop bar stand; such favorites include banku, kenkey, and gari. Theresa’s chop bar is located in Kufur, near Elmina, and she has worked in this business for the past three years. Theresa uses her income to pay for the support of her children.
Theresa will use the loan to purchase more food supplies, for preparation and sale at her chop bar. With the new profits from her expanded business, Theresa plans to invest back into her business and further expand.