Total loan: $400


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Kampala, Central Region, Uganda / Services

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A loan helped to buy cream relaxers, weaves, braids, and other cosmetics.

Betty's story

Betty is married and has five children, four of whom attend school. She doesn’t take care of any additional family members. Betty's house has electricity but no piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and feeding her family. For the past ten years, Betty has run a beauty salon. She works from home seven days a week. Betty works on all types of hair. She generates additional income by selling used clothes. Betty is applying for a loan of 1,000,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy boxes of cream relaxers, weaves, braids, and other cosmetics. Her major business challenges include electricity shortages and seasonality. She aspires to own another beauty salon and a bridal salon.