Ama is married and has four children. Ama is a food vendor. She cooks rice, fish, and stew for sale at Elmina, which she has done for the past four years now. Her husband is a painter. Ama uses her income to help support her husband in paying the family's general utility bills.
Ama will use the loan to purchase more bags of rice and other ingredients she will use to prepare her food for sale. With the new profits from her expanded business, Ama plans to save to further grow her business in the future.