Katumu lives in West Point, one of the most populated areas in Montserrado County, Liberia. She is 30 years old and has two children in school, ages 13 and 16.
For the past four years, Katumu has sold rice, milk, sugar, pepper, palm oil and other items on a table at the market. One of the problems she faces is the rainy season. She enjoys the interaction with her customers and the profit she makes as well as being busy. Katumu is proud of her business.
Katumu is requesting a loan to purchase more rice, milk, sugar, pepper, palm oil and other items for her business. She plans to build a house for her children.