Nana Esi is a petty trader. She sells a variety of goods including: notebooks, pencils, pens, and crayons. She also sells a variety of tasty soft drinks. Nana Esi sells her goods under a tree near a primary school at Nkontrodo near Elmina. She has done this work for the past 15 years. She is married with 8 children. Nana Esi uses her income to support her husband in the general up keep of their home. She will use her loan to purchase more stationary, writing utensils and soft drinks to sell. With the new profit from her expanded business, Nana Esi plans to build a store to sell her goods.