Kumba is 38 years old and lives in the town of West Point, one of the most populated and well known markets in Montserrado County. She is single with five children ages 13, 16, 18, 20 and 21, only two of them are in school. The oldest ones are out of school.
For 10 years Kumba has been selling red oil, pepper, rice, etc. at the local market. Sometimes she does not have enough money to buy more inventory. She enjoys talking with her customers, and learned how to trade from her auntie a long time ago.
Kumba has requested a loan to buy more inventory (red oil, pepper, rice etc.). In the future, she would like to have her own house.