Mariama lives with her family in Jato Zongo, Ghana. For the past fifteen years, she has been selling food products such as bags of maize, beans, and garden eggs. She procures in bulk from farmers in her community and sells at Ejura market days. She also distributes to food vendors in the community. Mariama and her husband work hard to take care of their nine children who are all in school. She hopes to expand her business with the acquisition of loan.