Regina E. is married and has 5 dependants. She has received schooling through junior high. Regina operates a local restaurant, which is popularly known as chop bar hear. She serves a variety of local dishes, such as "fufu" which is made out of cassava and plantain pounded together. She has operated her restaurant at Idan Hill in Cape Coast for the past 5 years. Her husband is a trader. Regina uses her income to support her husband in meeting the family's financial needs.
Regina will use the loan to purchase more ingredients, spices, and food items for food preparation at her restaurant. With the new profits from her expanded business, Regina plans to add to her husband's savings in order to acquire a piece of land on which to build their family house.
In the photo, Regina is pounding the ingredients to make "Fufu".