Adjoa sells maize at Eguafo, near Elmina. She has been doing so for 40 years. She is married to a farmer and has seven children. Adjoa uses her income to support her husband with the family's general expenses. Adjoa needs this loan to purchase an increased quantity of maize that can be sold. With the new profits, Adjoa wishes to expand her enterprise further, while ensuring that her children receive an education.