Mamie is 33 years old and lives in Kakata, the capital city of Margibi County in Liberia. She is single with two children, ages 6 and 11, who are in school. She did not go to school.
For five years now she has been selling kool-aid and cold water in the local market. She started this business with a little money from her fiancee, and she learned this trade from her friends. She is requesting a loan to purchase a cooler, water, and kool-aid for her business. She plans to improve her children's future by educating them and building a house.