A loan of $400 helped to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, boxes of soap, rice and maize flour.

Janet's story

Janet is married with five children and two of her children go to school. She also takes care of additional family members (her grandchildren). She has a business running a retail shop and has been in this business for three years. She has applied for a loan of 1,000,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more bags of sugar, maize flour, and rice, cartons of salt and boxes of soap. She generates additional income through working as a part-time teacher.

Janet works in her shop seven days out of every week and sells to all categories of people on a retail basis. Her major business challenges include seasonality, transportation and ever increasing prices of goods in Uganda. She is aspiring of owning a fully stocked retail shop and also owning a delivery van to ease transportation. She resides in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and feeding the family

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