Grace sells cooked rice in Ayensudu, near Elmina. Grace received a middle school education. She is married and has 3 children. Her husband is a mason. Grace has been selling cooked rice for some time now. She is responsible in helping her husband pay their children's school fees and taking care of other general family expenses. Her loan will be used to buy an increased quantity of rice and other ingredients necessary to cook and sell rice in the market. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to develop her food preparation business further.