Oretha lives in Kakata, the capital city of Margibi county, home to the highest producing rubber plantation in Liberia. Oretha is 35 years old and married with two children, aged three and nine. Her children are in school and live at home.
Oretha has an eighth grade education, and for the past three years she has been sewing and selling clothes in the local market. Oretha studied sewing and started this business with help from her husband. She is requesting a loan to purchase more sewing materials for her business. She enjoys earning a daily profit, and her plan is to build a house for her children.