Gbasay is 36 years old, married, and has two children who attend school. Her husband is a teacher. She lives at Paynesville North, which has the largest local market in Montsorrade. For the past four years she has been selling soft drinks, cold water, etc. in her community. She sells from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Gbassy started her business with money she borrowed from her relative. She transports her goods to her market table by the means of a shard taxi. Gbassy is requesting a loan from BRAC Liberia, which she will use to purchase more soft drinks, cold water, etc. for her business. She plans to buy a piece of land and build a house.