Esi is married with five children. She received some schooling until the end of primary school. Esi currently sells cassavas, plantains and palm fruits in Wakrom (near Cape Coast), and she has been involved in this industry for about four years now. Her husband works in construction. Esi's income goes towards helping her husband pay for the family's general expenses.
Esi will use this loan to increase her existing stock of cassavas, plantains and palm fruits. With the new profits from her expanded enterprise, Esi plans to develop her business further by venturing into new markets.